Entries open for the 13th Palestine Book Awards

01 February 2024

Submissions have now closed for  the Palestine Book Awards 2024.

Middle East Monitor's (MEMO) Palestine Book Awards are back for the 13th year and we invite you to submit your entries. Previous winners have been chosen from a number of categories, including Academic, Translation, Creative, Memoir, Social History and Counter Current. Awards winners will be announced in November during a prestigious ceremony in the presence of publishers, authors, journalists, academics and politicians. We welcome all books on the topic of Palestine and written in English submitted by publishers. Please review the eligibility criteria and nominate a book here. 2023 was the Palestine Book Awards’ most successful year with more than 55 books submitted for consideration. Let’s make 2024 even better!

Palestine Book Awards 2023 winners:

Winners of the Palestine Book Awards

  • They Called Me a Lioness: A Palestinian Girl's Fight for Freedom
  • I Sing From the Window of Exile
  • Imagining Palestine: Cultures of Exile and National Identity
  • Transnational Palestine: Migration and the Right of Return before 1948
  • Among the Almond Trees: A Palestinian Memoir
  • Things You May Find Hidden in My Ear: Poems from Gaza
  • Tolerance Is a Wasteland: Palestine and the Culture of Denial
  • Reclaiming Humanity in Palestinian Hunger Strikes : Revolutionary Subjectivity and Decolonizing the Body
  • Psychoanalysis under occupation: practicing resistance in Palestine
  • Power born of dreams: my story is palestine
  • Al-Haq: A Global History of the First Palestinian Human Rights Organization
  • Sambac Beneath Unlikely Skies
  • Places of Mind: A life of Edward Said
  • Except for Palestine: The limits of progressive politics
  • A history of Palestinian Islamic Jihad: Faith, awareness, and revolution in the middle east
  • Wondrous Journeys in Strange Lands
  • Against the Loveless World
  • The Hundred Years' War on Palestine: A History of Settler Colonialism and Resistance, 1917–2017
  • Life in a Country Album
  •  There Where You Are Not