WLT Online Book Club: November/December 2011
An Iraqi in Paris by Samuel Shimon
An Iraqi in Paris is Samuel Shimon's debut novel, detailing the author's real-world journey from his home in Iraq to Paris, France. Leaving everything he knows behind him, the author travels across borders in order to follow his dream of becoming a filmmaker in Hollywood. Along the way, he meets a cast of vibrant characters, all sure to entertain readers. With wit and humor all his own, Shimon traces his adventurous life, taking readers through a panoramic sweep of Parisian life.
Join WLT in reading An Iraqi in Paris, download group discussion questions below, and interact with fellow readers in WLT's goodreads.com book club.
For more on Shimon, read the WLT interview "My Life as Cinema: A Conversation with Samuel Shimon," by Kaitlin Hawkins.
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