Winner 2018

The Second War of the Dog by Ibrahim Nasrallah was announced as the winner of the 11th International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) on  Tuesday 24 April 2018. 

The novel, published by Arab Scientific Publishers, was named as this year’s winner by the Chair of Judges, Ibrahim Al Saafin, at a ceremony at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi. In addition to winning $50,000, funding will be provided for the English translation of The Second War of the Dog, and Ibrahim Nasrallah can expect an increase in book sales and international recognition.