Category Archives: Children’s Literature

A Gift From Jannah – A Review

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Author: Hira Khan is the creator and founder of BirthKeeper, providing Doula Services in the Toronto area and Prenatal Education to the global Muslim community since 2009. Illustrator :  Jenny Reynish lives and works near Colchester in Essex,…

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My Coloring Book of Dua’a – A Review

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Compiler & Illustrator: Meenu Bharadwaj Publisher: Prolance Summary: Dua’as for kids! What to say when you wake up until when you sleep! Plus each page is a coloring sheet! Thoughts: The duas listed in My Coloring Book of…

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I Will Not Clean My Room – A Review

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Author: Saharish Arshad is a freelance children’s writer. She has published numerous short articles and poetry for children in Little Explorers Magazine, a quarterly U.K. based publication for Muslim children. She is currently experimenting with…

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1001 Inventions & Awesome Facts From Muslim Civilization

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Author: National Geographic Chief Editor : Professor Salim Al-Hassani Publisher : National Geographic Children’s Books Summary: We often think that people from a thousand years ago were living in the Dark Ages. But from…

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Hind’s Hands – A Review

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? Authors : Umm Juwayriyah and Juwayriyah Ayed Illustrator : Emma Apple Publisher : As Sabr Publications What to expect: A patient family dealing a member who has a challenging disaility Summary: From bestselling…

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Jannah Jewels – Book 2 Review

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Author:  Umm Nura Illustrator : Nayzak Al-Hilali Publisher : Gentle Breeze Books What to expect: Strong Muslim Girls, Packed Action, Adventure, and Lost Islamic History Summary: In the second book of the Jannah Jewels…

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The Princess and the Good Deed – A Review

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Authors:  Umm Juwayriyah & Juwayriyah Ayed Illustrator : F.A.Ibrahim Publisher : As Sabr Publications What to expect: ‘an original Islamic fairy tale of kindness, friendship, and animal rights!’ Our Thoughts: The Princess and the…

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Jannah Jewels – Book 1 Review

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Author:  Umm Nura Illustrator : Nayzak Al-Hilali Publisher : Gentle Breeze Books What to expect: Strong Muslim Girls, Packed Action, Adventure, and Lost Islamic History Summary: The Jannah Jewels land in the ancient city…

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The Beauty of My Hijab

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Author and Illustrator:  Fatimah Ashaela Moore Ibrahim Publisher : Aakifah Multimedia and Mindworks Publishing What to expect: A poetic empowering message Summary: This is a special book that shows the beauty of covering by drawing…

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Bismillah Little Leyla – A Review

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Bismillah, Author: Qura Abid  is a second generation Muslim-American, born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, and a mother of an incredible energetic toddler. Read more about her here. Illustrator: Mona Ismail Publisher: Prolance Summary: Mommy and daddy are…

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What Am I ? – FREE For Five Days

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Assalamu aleikum, My first children’s book ‘What Am I?’ is out! Alhamdullilah. The direct link is https://www.amazon.com/What-Am-Race-Are-Book-ebook/dp/B01N39Z3X4 – Click to buy at no cost to you with ‘1 click’ once on Amazon. – The paperback…

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Eight Children Books I Recommend

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? Build Your Arabic Vocabulary series is by Dr. Alia Khaled .The series is composed of four books : Arabic Letters, Arabic Numbers, Colors in Arabic, and Shapes in Arabic. The One is a 32…

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A Cat and Mouse Pact – A Review

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A Cat and Mouse Pact Author: Nayera Salam Nayera Salam has a Master’s degree in Education from Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, and more than thirty years teaching experience. She is now retired and lives in Atlanta with…

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Sadeeqi 3 – A Review

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Authors:  The 3rd year female students of Darul Khair – Madrassah Aisha Siddiqah Description: Darul Khair- Madrassah Aishah Siddiqah is a South African Islamic school whose third year students decided to write fun Islamic activity books…

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Sleep in God’s Protection – An Interfaith Children’s Book Review

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Author:  Elizabeth Lymer Publisher : Aneesa Books Description: A bedtime book for young Muslims, Jews, and Christians, in which flowers close their petals, plants close their leaves, and babies close their eyes. ‘God’s peace be…

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What (Race) Am I?

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Bismillah, I was on maternity leave when one day I decided to turn on the TV and watch what kind of shows were on while I was at work. This is how I came…

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I Can Wear Hijab Anywhere! – A Review

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Author:  Yasmin Ibrahim Illustrator : Azhari Zulkifli Publisher : The Islamic Foundation Distrubutor: KUBE PUBLISHING LTD Series: I Can Series ? Description: This book explains that Hijab, which Islam prescribes for girls and women, is not…

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Deeni Tales – A Review

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Deeni Tales is a 30 page children’s book composed of several short stories by Kadeeja Nourin Ibrahim. It’s the author debut book. These tales are aimed at Muslim children who love stories and can…

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A Review of “I’m So Angry!”

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Author:  Sarah Javed Illustrator : Yati Yusoff Publisher : SH Publishing (Sarah’s Homeschool Publishing) What to expect: Self-reflection, Better parenting tips, Wudu technique, and a Happy family Summary: Huthayfah is an eight year old boy who…

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The One – A Children’s Book Review

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Author:  Manaal Jafrey-Razaque Illustrator : Tanya Emelyanova Publisher : Prolance What will it accomplish? Pious Muslim children who will exhibit taqwa insha’Allah Summary: The One is a fun-to-read, rhyming storybook about Allah that touches upon fundamentals…

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