Updated 04 January 2022
Arab News

6 authors to attend the UAE’s Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

6 authors to attend the UAE’s Emirates Airline Festival of Literature

The UAE’s Emirates Airline Festival of Literature is returning for its 2022 edition with a stellar lineup of writers from around the world.

  • Gary Vaynerchuk

    Besides running multiple businesses, the Belarusian-American entrepreneur documents his life daily as a CEO through his social media channels that have over 34 million followers combined.

  • Hala Kazim

    The Emirati author and founder of Journey Through Change published her first book “Hala and Change” in early 2015 and her second book "Hala and Life” in 2017.

  • Elizabeth Acevedo

    Hailing from the US, the poet is the New York Times-bestselling author of “The Poet X” that won multiple awards, including the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature.

  • Fatima Daoui

    The Moroccan journalist, business reporter and author’s 2021 book “Don’t Look Down” addresses the next generation of female leaders in media.

  • Nadiya Hussain

    The British author, who rose to fame after winning the sixth series of “The Great British Bake Off,” has published eight cookery and storybooks including “Nadiya Bakes” and the “Amir Sisters” series.

  • Sultan Al-Mousa

    The Saudi influencer, lecturer and author has six novels under his belt, and is most known for his debut, “Better Words.” His work has been translated to English.