Rania Zaghir is a Lebanese writer and publisher of children’s books. Her books have been translated into 20 different languages.
She is also the co-founder and curator of the international children’s literature conference, What a Story. In 2013, she established the national book charity Libraries of Hope.
Her books have earned her numerous awards including the Berlin International Literature Festival Book Award (The Extraordinary Book 2015) for her book Haltabees Haltabees.