"Adventures of a Paperweight" by Halla bint Khalid
Ages: 10 and up
He is a Paperweight. He is happy just where he is, but he soon learns that change is inevitable, “even for a paperweight.” A beautiful chapter book that can be read on many levels, for children to adults.
About the Author:
Widely respected throughout the Kingdom, and internationally, Halla bint Khalid is regarded as one of the first generation of real fine artist/authors to come out of the country in modern times. Author of over 17 different titles, in both Arabic and English, her stories range from classic Arabic nursery rhymes and dreamy desert fables, to swash-buckling adventures of pirate caries, treasure hunts and mystery riddles. Charismatic, charming, funny and engaging, Halla is the glowing spirit of her children's books.
Publishing in Saudi Arabia is an unimaginably tough undertaking, yet Halla oversees her world from beginning to end, refusing to compromise at all in her quest to achieve the highest quality of craftsmanship in her works.
Visit her website to learn more http://www.hallabintkhalid.com
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