Dr Hanadi Sleit; graduated from Institute of Fine Arts, Hilwan University in 1994. She received her MBA from the same university in 1999 and her Phd from New Sorbonne University in 2009. She worked as an illustrator with several organizations working on awareness health and diet campaigns, UNICEF and CEPEDA. Sleit received a certificate from the World Gold Council in the free creativity competition held in 2001. She illustrated and designed a number of books for children and for adults and received various awards. Amongst these is the EBBY (Suzan Mubarak) award in 2004, Anna Lindh Foundation Award in 2011, Etisalat Award in 2012 and 2014. As well as receiving the IBBY awards and several recognition certificates. Seliet now teaches in the Faculty of Fine Arts in Cairo.