Ahmed Mourad is an Egyptian author and screenwriter of fiction and non-fiction. Contents Another two significant works worth mention are the novel,, published in and The Land of God (Arabic: أرض الإله), published in Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only. , Ahmed Mourad Source: Goodreads. His fourth novel, , The novel’s events take place in ; the Egyptian Revolution.

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The challenge of writing a historical novel with was a totally new level of difficulty.

Ahmed Mourad

Knowing that there is a commitment of two years is huge. Some writers write in a lofty language or spend a lot of time refining their language for the sake of one prize or another and they tend to forget about the reader.

Some aid is sent abroad in times of disaster and crisis. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. I also studied cinema and felt that I see things through a different perspective, perhaps more dramatically, so I felt I wanted to write to be able to express this in the form of a novel. If you were not writing thrillers, what else would you be writing?

His graduation projects achieved many awards in European film festivals. Also, the works of Mustafa Mahmoud, Youssef Idris, and the classics in general.

Writing a novel is a very difficult process. What do you think about the English and Italian translations of your books?


With Diamond Dust, the difficulty was accepting whether I actually do write, or whether the success of the first novel was a stroke of luck.

Are there novels that you feel have influenced your work? Tell us what you think. The Blue Elephant had a different challenge, that of being held accountable to my readers as I write more in the trend of thrillers. Here’s a list of his five books listed from best to worst as ranked on Goodreads: Ideas that were worth writing about were starting to connect and needed to come out to the world.

I try to write in a language that is accessible to people. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

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I believe language has a big role to play. This was decided upon from the very beginning.

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Then I move on to a higher level, some of the more established writers, such as Mr. What did you think about it? Motorcycle book Cannonball Run Does mouurad make you nervous to turn your novels into movies and TV shows?

It is very difficult ahmde me to judge my own works, but what makes me happy is that a lot of people who did not previously read started to read because they found in my novels something that touches them some way or another. What makes your books best-sellers? Making Borders in Modern East Asia: I go through levels of reading.

I believe that the social burden that develops within the novel is much more important than the crime itself; the crime is more of a trigger for the novel. A romance starts as Kira begins recruiting potential activists for the Black Hand. So when a novel is turned into a film, it is more of a depiction.


It was an accumulation of everything I had read and issues going on in society at muorad that compelled me to write. The research is very hard. Egyptian novelists births Living people. It does not make me nervous because I am already a part of mouead formula.

This amount is subject to change until you make payment. His fourth novel,was published and released in This will be evident in the future and judgment will be that of history and the public, not mine. I imagine that is what also makes them connect with my books. Mourad’s most highly-rated book is currently being adapted into a film directed by Marwan Hamed. The novel was translated into 3 languages by different publishing houses, in I am not very romantic, so I would like to explore that by writing romantic novels.

So of course any new experience is accompanied by some nervousness but we have to try to ahjed it and learn from its outcome.