Turkish Title: Kurban - Kazanılan Kayıp Yıllar
Translation of Title: Sacrifice - Reclaiming the Lost Years
Author: M. Ali Şimşek
This is the story of a normal middle-class Turkish family, and the events that overtake them at the start of a new academic year, as Kurban Bayramı (the Sacrifice holiday) is drawing near.
Kaya, the father, is a civil servant, with left-wing leanings. Oya, the mother is an elementary school teacher. There are two children in the family: one at university (Bora) and one at high school (Derya). When faced with the injustices of life in modern-day Turkey, good news is rare. When it does come, it surprises them all.
Turkish Title: Baraka
Original Title: The Shack
Author: William P Young
"The Shack is what you get when you mix the imagination of an author with the passion of a theologian" - Eugene Peterson. Mack returns to the shack where he identified the blood-stained clothing of his beloved daughter Missy after she had been kidnapped. The reason he goes back to the scene of his greatest pain is a written invitation that appears to have come from God.
Turkish Title: Çarmıh Yolcusu
Original Title: Pilgrim's Progress
Author: John Bunyan
One of the most deeply cherished books alongside the Bible itself, Çarmıh Yolcusu is the allegorical tale of Christian the pilgrim and his journey from the City of Destruction to the Celestial City. Along the way, Christian encounters both worthy companions and dreadful adversaries.
Fiction - Full List of Titles
The following fiction books are currently available:
Ateşten Taç: Polikarp (Polycarp, Crown of Fıre) by W. Chad Newsom, publisher: Haberci
Baraka (The Shack) by William P Young, 17 TL, publisher: Prizma
Bir Satanist'in Anıları (The Diary of a Satanist) by Erdem Katırcıoğlu, 9 TL