Palestinian/Palestinian American

19 Varieties of Gazelle

by Namoi Shihab Nye

Age 12 or older

Themes: Anthology, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Religious Background: Jewish, Religious Background: Muslim

Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine

by Ibtisam Barakat

Age 12 or older

Themes: Education & Literacy, Family Relationship: Parents, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Does My Head Look Big In This?

by Randa Abdel-Fattah

Age 12 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Religious, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Gender Roles, Immigrant: Economic, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Muslim

Homeland: My Father Dreams of Palestine

by Hannah Moushabeck

Age 05 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Family, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Identity, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Storytelling, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, Genre: Biography, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Ida in the Middle

by Nora Lester Murad

Age 12 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Discrimination: Racial, Engagement Tool: Video, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Generation: 1st, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Mama in Congress: Rashida Tlaib’s Journey to Washington

by Rashida Tlaib

Age 4 or older

Themes: Activism, Community Action, Generation: 1st, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim

This Is Why They Hate Us

by Aaron H. Aceves

Age 14 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Cross-Group Dating, Generation: 2nd, LGBTQIA+, Own Voices/Lived Experience

We’re in This Together: A Young Readers Edition of We Are Not Here to Be Bystanders

by Linda Sarsour

Age 08 or older

Themes: Activism, Community Action, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Identity, Discrimination: Racial, Discrimination: Religious, Generation: 1st, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Wishing Upon the Same Stars

by Jacquetta Nammar Feldman

Age 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Generation: 2nd