Maya Abu Al-Hayyat is the author of four collections of poems, four novels, and numerous children’s stories, including The Blue Pool of Questions. Her collection You Can Be the Last Leaf is forthcoming from Milkweed Editions in 2022. Abu Al-Hayyat lives in Jerusalem and works in Ramallah.

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