Gourmand World Cookbook Award 2021
Nominated

A Taste of Gaza by Lima Shawa, was nominated for the Award

Guinness World Record 2019
Largest Book Signing

Author and photographer Falak Shawwa joined 1,502 authors from around the world with her new book Mahrooseh. All selected authors simultaneously signed their books at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), setting a new Guinness World Record for the largest book signing to date.

Gourmand World Cookbook Award 2017
Winner

Under the Copper Covers, by Sherine BenHalim Jafar, is the recipient of the 2017 'Best Arab Cuisine' Award.

MEMO Palestine Book Award 2015

Shortlisted

The Middle East Monitor shortlisted Vanished, by Ahmed Masoud for the MEMO Palestine Book Awards 2014.

MEMO Palestine Book Award 2014

Shortlisted

The Middle East Monitor shortlisted Reflections from Palestine, by Samia Nasir Khoury for the MEMO Palestine Book Awards 2014.

Sharjah Children's Book Award 2014

Winner

Blue Fish's Secret Wish won the 2014 Sharjah Children's Book Award, and Rimal Books was awarded for contributing to the 6th Annual Sharjah Children's Reading Festival. We thank the Sharjah Government and the Department of Culture for this recognition. We would also like to congratulate the author, Ranya Malouf, on this achievement.

 

Jerusalem Intellectual Forum Award 2014 for "Best Book on Jerusalem"

Recipient

"The Jewish Quarter in Jerusalem" (حارة اليهود في القدس: بين الحقائق والتضليل) received the Jerusalem Intellectual Forum Award 2014 for "Best Book on Jerusalem". We would like to congratulate the author, Dr. Adnan Abdelrazeq on this achievement.

BABF Book Design Award 2011
Winner

Lovesong - this exquisitely produced book, by artist Afaf Zurayk, won the Book Design Award of the year. Rimal Books would like to congratulate both Afaf Zurayk and designer Mayda Freije Makdessi.