Aya Khalil

Aya Khalil, M.Ed, is an award-winning author of picture books and board books. Aya and her books have been featured in The Washington Post, USA Today and Oprah Daily. Her writing has been published in The Huffington Post, The Christian Science Monitor and Toledo Area Parent. She was named one of Arab America's Foundation's 40 under 40 in 2021.

Motherly Stories

As a children’s book author, I continue to celebrate Arab joy, love and hope in the midst of hardship

I didn’t want my kids to wait until they were in their 30s to see positive representations of themselves.