Omar El Akkad at Wordfest Presents, Memorial Park Library, 1221 2 St. SW.

American War
A Novel
Written by Omar El Akkad;
An audacious and powerful debut novel: a second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the middle – a story that asks what might happen if America were to turn its most devastating policies and deadly weapons upon itself.

Sarat Chestnut, born in Louisiana, is only six when the Second American Civil War breaks out in 2074. But even she knows…

Event Details

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 00:00
Calgary, AB
OMAR EL AKKAD was born in Cairo, Egypt and grew up in Doha...