My Roots Dolls

Leila 1943

Leila 1943

Leila, a quiet girl growing up in Beirut in 1943, is struggling with the history subject at school. But when she follows her dad’s mysterious plan to get her motivated and witnesses history being made in Lebanon,

She quickly bounces back and improves her grade. Her joy is short-lived as she faces a dilemma with her friend Randa. So will their friendship survive?

Have you ever wondered what it was like to live in Lebanon around the time of its Independence? Do you wish you could also tour Beirut via its famous tramway system? Check the ‘’Spotlight on Lebanon in 1943”section for more info about this important period of Lebanon’s history!

ZEINA 1971

ZEINA 1971

Zeina, an outgoing and sporty girl growing up in Lebanon in 1971, is eager to spend the summer vacation with her cousin Rima who is visiting from the United States. After touring around beautiful Lebanon together, they move to their grandparents’ summer house in Aley to spend the rest of the holidays. There, they experience all sorts of adventures that teach them important, life-long lessons about family, friendship and respecting nature.

Did you know that Lebanon was once covered by a railway system? Kids used to love going on trains. Read all about it in the “Spotlight on Rail Transport in Lebanon” section!