[Australian edition]
The Orange Trees of Baghdad:

in search of my lost family

a memoir by Leilah Nadir
with photos by Farah Nosh
336 pages

Publisher: Scribe Publications (September 2008)

Upcoming events


March 13 2014 | Launch of The Orange Trees of Baghdad in the UK at The Big Green Bookshop, Wood Green, London UK
Video of the launch

November 16 2013 Bowen Island Author Reading Series Readings by Leilah Nadir (The Orange Trees of Baghdad) and Kathy Para (Lucky: A Novel). Gallery @ Artisan Square, Bowen Island.

May 28–30 2010 Appeared at Carrasuaga
Mississauga's Festival of Cultures at the Iraq tent.

May 26, 2010 Reading at Salam Social Club, Mississauga, Ontario

April 24 2010
Calgary International Spoken Word Festival

March 20 2010 Reading at Gibsons & District Public Library
Mainil Room
Gibsons, British Columbia
Start time: 2:00pm

February 23 2010 W2 Real Vancouver Writers' Series Finale, Vancouver, British Columbia

October 21–25 2009 Litfest, Edmonton, Alberta

Wednesday October 7 2009 Vancouver Central Library
Peter Kaye Room, Lower Level
350 West Georgia Street Vancouver, BC
Start time: 7:00pm Free

August 28–30 2009 Sleeping Giant Writers Festival, Thunder Bay, Ontario

July 18 2009 The Symposium on the Book, Simon Fraser Summer Publishing Workshop, Vancouver, BC

May 20 2009 Reading and Discussion about Iraq, The Abbey Bookshop, Paris, France

Thursday April 2 2009 A Middle Eastern Night hosted by Mermaid Tales Bookshop, Darwin’s Café, Tofino, BC

Tuesday March 31 2009 Volume One Bookstore, Duncan, BC

March 12 2009 Reading at Pages Bookstore, Calgary, Alberta

September 24 2008 Literary Feast, The Lord Dudley Hotel, Woollahra, Sydney, Australia

September 22 2008 Leilah Nadir and Michael Hastings in Conversation with Peter Manning, Gleebooks, Sydney, Australia

September 17–21 2008 Brisbane Writers Festival, Queensland, Australia

Tuesday April 22nd 2008 Mission Library Reading, BC Book and Magazine Week

Thursday April 24th 2008 Abbotsford Library Reading BC Book and Magazine Week

Friday March 7th 2008 Guest speaker at the Zonta Club in Nanaimo for International Women's Day Luncheon

October 13th 2007 Literary Salon evening for The Orange Trees of Baghdad hosted by Meeru Dhalwala of Vij's restaurant, Vancouver, BC

September 30th 2007 Word on the Street, Vancouver, BC

September 14th 2007 Launch of The Orange Trees of Baghdad at Think Coffee Lounge and Bistro, Vancouver, BC