By Wafa Shami, illustrated by Shaima’ Farouki
“This children’s book is such a great read! Super cute characters and such a fun story! My daughters and I simply love it! Anyone having grown up eating Zeit and Zaatar will definitely connect with this book in a sentimental way!” –OMJ
About the author
Wafa Shami was born and raised in Ramallah, Palestine. She Moved to the U.S. pursuing higher education and graduated with a Master’s degree in International Studies. Since moving to the U.S. Wafa has maintained her engagement in Middle Eastern issues as a volunteer. She was inspired to write children storybooks that are from her own childhood after her son was born. Her first story Easter in Ramallah was published earlier this year. In addition, to being busy raising her son, who is currently 5 years old, Wafa has a passion for cooking and has a food blog, in which she is sharing her family’s recipes. Wafa currently lives in California. Visit her blog at www.palestineinadish.com and follow her on social media @palestineinadish for delicious recipes.