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Reflections

From Nana’s Journal: 18th October 2017

“Currently going through the hardest chapter in my life but I am learning so much about myself. I see what you did there, God”. Continue reading “From Nana’s Journal: 18th October 2017”

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Book Review: Imagine

Title: Imagine

Author: Shoohada Khanom

Category: Children Fiction

Publisher: Djarabi Kitabs Publishing

May I start by saying Sarah is a wonderful kid. I love her creative mind. Now you are wondering who Sarah is, right? She is Yunus’ sister. Yunus wants to talk to her just before bed time but not before she goes on an imagining spree… Continue reading “Book Review: Imagine”

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Fabulous finds: Hidden Pearls headscarves

The hijab means different things to different people. In my opinion, it is a verb. It signifies struggle, a means to attain nearness to my Rabb, strength, beauty, sincerity, a challenge, and an identity. I am easily identified as a Muslim woman without having to open my mouth. Continue reading “Fabulous finds: Hidden Pearls headscarves”

Fabulous reads

Book Review: Kamillah The Butterfly

Title: Kamillah The Butterfly

Author: Shoohada Khanom

Category: Children Fiction

Publisher: Djarabi Kitabs Publishing

The story is of Kamillah, a caterpillar who is confused about life changes. She has a wonderful friend Bilqis who encourages her through the changes. The book is easy to read and the colours and illustrations are so pretty MashaAllah! Continue reading “Book Review: Kamillah The Butterfly”

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Book Review: Little Blue Skater Boy

Title: Little Blue Skater Boy

Author: Shoohada Khanom

Category: Children Fiction

Publisher: Djarabi Kitabs Publishing

This is the story of Isa who was going to take some Biryani for his Naani but not before a jinn had her eyes on him. It portrays to kids the power of du’a.Those daily ones that even we adults forget to say. Continue reading “Book Review: Little Blue Skater Boy”