2015

Bitter Almonds

Bitter Almonds

Author(s):

Lilas Taha

Publisher:

Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing

Published:

August 2015
Omar is an orphaned Palestinian born into chaos and driven by forces beyond his control to find his place in the world. He has only one thing to hold on to: a love that propels him forward. Nadia is young and idealistic. Her attempts to be...

Golda Slept Here

Golda Slept Here

Author(s):

Suad Amiry

Publisher:

Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation Publishing

Published:

November 2014
Suad Amiry traces the lives of individual members of Palestinian families and, through them, the histories of both Palestine and the migrant Palestinian community in other countries of the Middle East. Golda slept here juxtaposes serial...

La Estrella Invisible

La Estrella Invisible

Author(s):

Nathalie Handal

Publisher:

Valparaiso Ediciones

Published:

September 2014
The invisible star is the first contemporary collection of poetry that explores the city of Bethlehem and the lives of its exiles in such board Geographic spaces. Written in English, and accompanied with a Spanish translation, every poem in this...

Occupied Palestine: Through My Lens

Occupied Palestine: Through My Lens

Publisher:

Palestine in Print

Published:

February 2015
This book is a collection of photos and captions by award-winning photographer and cameraman Haitham al khatib based in the village of Bil'in near Ramallah, West Bank. He shares some of the most touching images he has captured during his career.

Past Winners

  • In the Land of My Birth: A Palestinian Boyhood
  • Balfour in the Dock: J.M.N. Jeffries & the Case for the Prosecution
  • Brothers Apart: Palestinian citizens of Israel and the Arab world
  • The Great War and the Remaking of Palestine
  • On the Arab-Jew, Palestine, and other displacements
  • Gaza under Hamas: From Islamic Democracy to Islamist Governance
  • The Commander: Fawzi Al-Qawuqji and the fight for Arab Independence 1914-1948
  • Drawing the Kafr Qasem Massacre
  • The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories
  • Palestinians in Syria: Nakba Memories of Shattered Communities