Nov 24, 2020
runner up for The Dayton Literary Peace Prize
Christy Lefteri's The Beekeeper of Aleppo
Bestseller and winner of the Aspen Words Prize, The Beekeeper of Aleppo has been announced as the runner up for The Dayton Literary Peace Prize.
Inaugurated in 2006 The Dayton Literary Peace Prize is the first and only annual U.S. literary award recognizing the power of the written word to promote peace. The Dayton Literary Peace Prize invites nominations in adult fiction and nonfiction books published within the past year that have led readers to a better understanding of other cultures, peoples, religions, and political points of view.
The Beekeeper Of Aleppo by has also been named on Oprah’s Book Club Instagram as one of 8 books that readers found influential.