Download Reading Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine By Ibtisam Barakat – Biorganicenergy.co

Picking up where Tasting the Sky left off, Balcony on the Moon follows Ibtisam Barakat through her childhood and adolescence in Palestine from and chronicles her desire to be a writer A Junior Library Guild SelectionA Palestine Book Award Shortlist SelectionA VOYA Nonfiction Honor Roll SelectionA Skipping Stones Honor BookAn Arab American National Museum Honor BookA Bank Street College of Education Best BookAn American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project Top Ten BookA Notable Book for a Global SocietyA News Observer Newspaper s Wilde Best Book Award WinnerA Middle East Book Award Honorable MentionIn this follow up to Tasting the Sky, a young Ibtisam finds inspiration through writing letters to pen pals and from an adult who encourages her to keep at it, but the most surprising turn of all for Ibtisam happens when her mother decides that she would like to seek out an education, too This memoir is a touching, at times funny, and enlightening look at the not often depicted daily life in a politically tumultuous areaA Margaret Ferguson Book