Christy Lefteri

Book Review: The Beekeeper of Aleppo by Christy Lefteri

Book reviews By Aug 21, 2019 2 Comments

Christy Lefteri’s own experiences of working as a volunteer with refugees in Athens inspired and inform her moving and thought-provoking novel, The Beekeeper of Aleppo. Nuri is a beekeeper; his wife, Afra, an artist. They live a simple life, rich in family and friends, in the beautiful Syrian city of Aleppo – until the unthinkable happens. When all they care…