Yara Zgheib

Yara Zgheib

Yara is a writer, policy researcher and analyst, and lover of culture, travel, nature, art. She is the author of The Girls at 17 Swann Street and blogger behind Aristotle at Afternoon Tea. She has written for The Huffington Post, The Four Seasons Magazine, The Idea List, Womanscape, Espresso Economics, A Woman's Paris, and Holiday Magazine.

Wearing her other hat, she consults with governments and the nonprofit sector on peace and security strategies, with an emphasis on conflict resolution, counter terrorism, and countering violent extremism. She is a Fulbright scholar with a PhD in international affairs, who has given courses on human security, but also art history, ballet and etiquette.

Yara was born in Beirut and has since lived in Glasgow, Washington, Paris, Saint Louis, and Boston. She loves books and smart conversations, early morning yoga, evening walks.

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    • The Girls at 17 Swann Street

    • By: Yara Zgheib
    • Narrated by: Saskia Maarleveld
    • Length: 7 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Yara Zgheib's poetic and poignant debut audiobook is a haunting, intimate journey of a young woman's struggle to reclaim her life. Every bite causes anxiety. And every step Anna takes toward recovery will require strength, endurance, and the support of the girls at 17 Swann Street....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely, painful, beautifully written

    • By Nour Tawk on 02-08-19

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