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Salha Obied

Salha Obied is an Emirati author of several short story collections including The Postman of Happiness and The Hidden White Thread, which won the 2015 Al Owais Creativity Award for best fiction. She also won the Short Stories Award from the Cultural Office of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in 2012, and the Italian/Emirati Cultural Exchange competition in 2013.

She writes a weekly column for Al Roeya. She published her historical fiction novel It Might Be a Joke in 2018.