Balcony on the Moon

Balcony on the Moon

Coming of Age in Palestine

Book - 2016
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"Balcony on the Moon follows Ibtisam Barakat through her childhood and adolescence in Palestine from 1972-1981 and chronicles her desire to be a writer"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York :, Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers,, 2016
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780374302511
Characteristics: x, 217 pages : illustration ; 22 cm


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May 22, 2017

Read this book! Ibtisam tells her story of growing up in the West Bank with great warmth. Ibtisam makes you care about her and her large Palestinian family. I devoured this and am looking forward to reading Tasting the Sky.


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