Second Person Singular
by Sayed Kashua ‏(translated from the Hebrew,
“Guf Sheni Yahid,” by Mitch Ginsburg‏)
Grove Press, 352 pages, $25

In the latest season of “Avoda Aravit,” the first Israeli prime-time television show to center exclusively on an Arab family, Amjad, the main character, joins the cast of the reality show “Big Brother,” but with a twist. A...