Farah Rocks

Winner, Arab American Book Award (children), 2021

Farah Hajjar, known as Farah Rocks to her friends, is a smart, funny, and brave Palestinian -American girl. She loves her little brother Samir, Greek mythology, and — yes — her rock collection! In this 4-book series, Farah faces all of life’s challenges: bullies, school drama, and even problems with her best friend.

Farah Rocks is written for 2nd-5th graders. If you’d like Susan to visit your school or learn more about the series, visit her School Visits page.