The Almond Tree

The Almond Tree
Publisher: Garnet Publishing Ltd
Published Date: September 2012
ISBN-13: 978-1859643297

This beautifully written and compelling novel is a tale of two Palestinian brothers, one trying to build a bridge through scientific endeavour. The first person narrative draws the reader into the story of Ichmad. Gifted with a mind that continues to impress the elders in his village, Ichmad Hamid struggles with how to save his friends and family.

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