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At the Cairo International Book Fair

Rowan El Shimi and Lara El Gibaly took a 90-second walk through Soor al-Azbakiya, the used books section at the Cairo International Book Fair, to discover which books there are most popular — and which have been stuck on the shelves for years.

Lara El Gibaly 
Rowan El Shimi 

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