2016

Secrets Under the Olive Tree

Secrets Under the Olive Tree

Author(s):

Nevien Shaabneh

Publisher:

Nortia Press

Published:

June 2015
“We are a people who tell stories, Layla. You will now have your own story to tell.” Layla Anwar is a young Palestinian born into a land plagued with war and an apartheid regime. She knows all too well what it means to be an outcast,...

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