Category: from 5 to 8
Library: Asala
Location: Lebanon
Year: 2010
Illustrator: Sinan Hallak


This book presents two parallel stories, one of aunt Zayyoun, and the other of the olive tree. They have both always existed on the top of this hill; no one knows where they came from, but everyone knows they are both generous, courageous, welcoming, and just wonderful with everyone in town.

Honor list of Anna Lindh Euro-Mediterranean Foundation