Mona Al-Hajjaj

Mona Al-Hajjaj

Born in Austin, Texas and raised in Kuwait. She is a Saudi national and is the author of the book "Dear Jawaher" a self help book targetting young adults on the tools they need in their journey of life. The book is written as a journal to her 3 year old daughter Jawaher and discusses the author's experience during the Kuwait invasion and her daughter's history and background. Winner of several poetry awards, the author also includes a collection of her poems in her book. She currently lives in Kuwait and is married to Mishal Al-Khodair and has two kids Jawaher and Majed.