Room to Read – Publishing 20 Picturebooks!

On November 14th, I stood before a crowd of 150 authors, illustrators, publishers, media, and VIPs to present the culmination of a year of extraordinary work. The truth is a good picturebook, where both the text and illustrations equally tell a story, takes not less than 2-3 years to produce. This truth was shattered asContinue reading “Room to Read – Publishing 20 Picturebooks!”

Camel Christmas and Book Fair at CAC!

Merry Christmas everyone! I hope during this festive time of year that everyone enjoys some holiday spirit and well-deserved time off. I personally always take some time to reflect and think ahead of my goals or resolutions for the New Year. During the annual CAC Book Fair this month, I was invited again to readContinue reading “Camel Christmas and Book Fair at CAC!”

Book Reading at Alsson School, New Giza!

On November 1st, I was invited to read my two new children’s books “The Lion that Dressed as a Sheep” and “The Magic Palm” at Alsson International School. Walking across their huge new campus in New Giza, I was amazed and excited to present my books to grades 1 – 5. Needless to say, I readContinue reading “Book Reading at Alsson School, New Giza!”

British Council Tour!

Very happy I had the opportunity to join the British Council British Council Egypt in visiting schools across Cairo. I was able to mingle with students and speak about my experience learning at Cambridge and writing books. It was a lot of fun! Ncbis – New Cairo British International School, American International School in Egypt,Continue reading “British Council Tour!”

Book Signing: The Lion that Dressed as a Sheep & The Magic Palm!

This Tuesday the 25th of July was the book signing ceremony of The Lion that Dressed as a Sheep and The Magic Palm! Diwan Maadi was kind enough to host the ceremony. There I met young readers, spoke about my experience in writing, and read sections of each book for the audience. I was soContinue reading “Book Signing: The Lion that Dressed as a Sheep & The Magic Palm!”

The Magic Palm

I am very happy to finally release my third children’s book! The Magic Palm is a short story written with a lot of love about an Egyptian boy who lives on a date farm with his family… and experiences an unexpected bit of magic. Currently available on Amazon Kindle and Print. Enjoy!