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Yes, My Accent Is Real – Kunal Nayyar

… a collection of humorous, autobiographical essays from Kunal Nayyar, best known as Raj on CBS’s #1 hit comedy The Big Bang Theory. Of all the charming misfits on television, there’s no doubt Raj from The Big Bang Theory—the sincere yet incurably geeky Indian-American astrophysicist—ranks among the misfittingest. Now, we meet the actor who is every bit as loveable as the character he plays on TV. In this revealing collection of essays written in his irreverent, hilarious, and self-deprecating voice, Kunal Nayyar traces his journey from ...



This Time Together – Carol Burnett

Carol Burnett is one of the most beloved and revered actresses and performers in America. The Carol Burnett Show was seen each week by millions of adoring fans and won twenty-five Emmys in its remarkable eleven-year run. Now, in This Time Together, Carol really lets her hair down and tells one funny or touching or memorable story after another – reading it feels like sitting down with an old friend who has wonderful tales to tell. In engaging anecdotes, Carol discusses her remarkable friendships with ...




Deferred: My Extraordinary Journey to New York University Abu Dhabi – Michael Ttappous

A story shared through the heart and eyes of a maturing high school teenager, ‘Deferred’ is an honest journey into what it means to find a sense of purpose. It takes on the early, character-building battles of academics that every student braves and steadily transforms into an adventure of discovery and development. And as the weight of ignorance and inexperience looms heavy on the fringe of carefully crafted visions of the future, and which progressively take precedence over all else, Michael’s memoir is one that ...

The Daily Hazards of a Middle Eastern Wife – Soad Nasr

If you think a Middle Eastern marriage is something unfamiliar and exotic, filled with strange and unknowable customs…then you’re only partially right. While both Eastern and Western cultures have their unique take on marriage, many issues faced by future brides remain constant throughout the world. The pressures of the first date, pre-wedding drama, and in-law approval are as familiar to women in Egypt as they are in New York. And just as the Western world has its peculiar quirks when it comes to relationships and ...