5. The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land In Between
The Return: Fathers, Sons and the Land In Between by Hisham Matar
My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Novelist Hisham Matar is the son of a major opponent of Muammar Qaddafi. When he was young, Hisham's father was kidnapped and disappeared by the regime. This book is about his quest to find out what happened to his father in the depths of Qaddafi's prisons. Matar entertains some hopes that his father is not dead, and tries his...