Monthly Archives: December 2012

‘طريقتي الخاصة’ Shortlisted for Marsh Award for Children’s Literature in Translation as ‘My Own Special Way’

Maithaa AlKhayyat’s ‘طريقتي الخاصة’, translated by Fatima Sharafeddine and Vivian French as My Own Special Way has been named to the very prestigious shortlist of the Marsh Award for Children’s Literature in Translation. I believe this is the first time a children’s book … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Authors, Illustrators Longlisted for 2013 Sheikh Zayed Award

The children’s longlist was announced today, along with the longlist for translated titles. Book title Author Publisher 1 (Arbizi and Grandma Wardah) Al Arbizi wal Jaddah Wardah Muna Al Sharafi Arab Scientific Publishers, Beirut ,2012 2 (A story of an Oyster) … Continue reading

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