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"3endama Maredat Sadiqati" (When My Friend Got Sick) in support of the CCCL

December 10, 2011

Yuki Press Publishers is pleased to announce the release of its new Arabic book "3endama Maredat Sadiqati" (When My Friend Got Sick) written by Samar Mahfouz Barraj and illustrated by Sinan Hallak. A percentage of the proceeds from the sale of the book benefit the CCCL. The launch will take place at the Beirut Arab International Book Fair, Beirut International Exhibition & Leisure Center- Biel, with a book signing Saturday December 10, 2011 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm at the Yuki stand. Also, in coordination with Iqra' Association whose mission is to promote reading among the youth in Lebanon, workshops with activities structured around "3endama Maredat Sadiqati" and targeting elementary school students will take place on December 12, 13 & 14, 2011 from 10:00a.m - Noon in the Lecture Hall at the Beirut International Exhibition & Leisure Center- Biel. The activities will highlight ways to create a story by focusing on specific events in the book, allowing the children to express their emotions artistically through creative writing and role play. Hope to see you all there!