Illustration Activities with Nadine Kadaan

Litfest has collaborated with award-winning Syrian illustrator Nadine Kadaan to create a series of simple, fun activity videos.  Based on her brilliant book The Jasmine Sneeze and its main character, Haroun the cat, Nadine will guide you through activities to keep children entertained and excited.  The videos are available in Arabic or English.

Please share your creations with us using the hashtag #HarounLitfest — we can’t wait to see your makes!

Nadine Kadaan is an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator from Syria now living in London. She has published many books in many countries and her mission is to encourage a reading culture in the Arab world. Nadine’s work with young refugees has captured the attention of CNN and the BBC, both of which broadcast special features on her books Tomorrow and The Jasmine Sneeze. She is the 2019 winner of the Arab British Centre Award for Culture.