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  • Small Hands, Big Stories

    Join us in celebrating three extraordinary young visionaries with an infectious enthusiasm for literature and writing! AlDhabi AlMheiri, the world's youngest entrepreneur, heads Rainbow Chimney publishing house, dedicated to nurturing children's literature. Her brother, Saeed Rashed AlMheiri, holds the title of the youngest writer in the world from the Guinness Book of Records. Joining them is Mezna Najib, victor of the fourth Arab Reading Challenge. These trailblazers join Lamya Tawfik for an inspiring conversation about breaking records and following your dreams.

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    Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a ticket-holding adult


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