Sitti's Olive Trees


Sitti's Olive Trees is a story of the olive harvesting season in Palestine. Sitti shares memories of her ancestors planting and caring for their precious olive trees with Reema, her grand daughter. Reema is captivated by the beautiful story and learns the value of each drop of olive oil.

This heart-warming tale is a celebration of culture, family and storytelling with an aim to preserve values and traditions.


Ndaa Hassan is a wife, mother, artist, social entrepreneur and creative design enthusiast with a passion for storytelling, traveling and learning about other cultures. She takes a particular interest in working on projects that provide value and service to others. Her portfolio spans many community-centered projects and a handful of storytimes filled with lots of excitement, laughs and giggles. Ramadan Around The World is her first venture into children’s literature. It is a story inspired by her children and their Ramadan celebrations.

          • Hardcover: 40 pages
          • Publisher: Ndaa Hassan
          • Language: English
          • Illustrator:  Soumbal Qureshi
          • ISBN: 978-1732097049
          • Dimensions: 11 x 8.5 x 0.4 inches