The Oils Secret Tale was written by the palestinian prisoner Walid Dhaka. The book, which was published in Arabic last year, was translated into Turkish by Nar Publications this year. Dhakas latest work, which includes philosophical inquiries, was deemed worthy of the 2018 Etisalat Award in the youth category. The novel tells the dream of a child who wants to visit his father in prison.
Tamer Institute for Community Education wins the Etisalat Award for Arabic Children’s Literature. “The Oil’s Secret Tale” by Waleed Daqqa