ترمي بشرر - عبده خال
"Throwing Sparks" is a novel by Saudi author Abdo Khal. This novel won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction in 2010.
When an opulent palace is built on the Jeddah waterfront near his poverty-stricken neighborhood, ambitious Tariq sees a way out of his life of petty crime. He stares longingly at the huge gates, dreaming of the luxuries beyond...but a dream turns into a violent and ugly nightmare.