Books written by Kamal Al-Solaylee


HarperCollins Publishers | May 10, 2016 | 336 pages
By the author of the Canada Reads finalist and bestselling Intolerable comes a stunning new bestselling book about the meaning of being brown Brown is not white. Brown is not black. Brown is an experience, a state of mind. Historically speaking, issues of race and skin colour have been interpreted... More Info


May 14, 2013 | 272 pages
Finalist for the Hilary Weston Writers’ Trust Prize for Nonfiction and an Best Book of 2012 In the 1960s, Kamal Al-Solaylee’s father was one of the wealthiest property owners in Aden, in the south of Yemen, but when the country shrugged off its colonial roots, his properties were... More Info