The Palestinian-Canadian UAE-based author, Nour Arab, Founder and Owner of Nour Publishing, Member of Emirates Publishers Association, Arab Children’s Book Publishers Forum, Emirates Writers Union, and General Union of Palestinian Writers, has broken all records in the children’s literature field by ‘creating a new methodology in writing children stories’ Gulf Today newspaper, November 2020.
Inspired to see the world through the curious eyes of children, Arab has reflected the beautiful details that take place in every family home in the presence of a child in all her bilingual children’s stories. Today, her story series, Samsoom, Naya, and Fahood are available in bookstores locally and internationally. Although she is still in her early thirties, she has published more than 60 children’s picture books. Arab has been under the media spotlight in the UAE including TV channels, AUS University News and various newspapers. She has been named as ‘the youngest Arab female publisher’ according to Al Wahda newspaper in 2019.