The Storyteller of Damascus  


The Storyteller of Damascus
Crocodile Books | October 30, 2018 | 48 pages
ISBN: 9781623719715

An authentic taste of the old Damascene tradition of storytelling that will inspire children?s imagination. An old storyteller roams through the old quarter of Damascus. For only one piaster, he offers to show the children the wonders of the world. The children look through the peepholes of his magic box, which he carries on his back from one neighborhood to the next. There they see and hear the love story of Sami, the shepherd boy, and the beautiful Leyla. But over time, the story changes?