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Book Review: Journey

Title – Journey

Author – Samiah Oyekan-Ahmed

Category – Fiction

Publisher – Finder Publication (2017)

Samiah Oyekan-Ahmed is a medical doctor turned entrepreneur.  This is her first published book were she hopes to share the beauty of Islam with the world.

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Book review: Unveiled

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Title – Unveiled

Author – Rumki Chowdhury

Category – Poetry

Publisher – Djarabi Kitabs Publishing (2017)

Rumki Chowdhury wrote this book about the hijab (Ironic isn’t it? That the name is Unveiled). The book reads like a poem but feels like a story and has some pretty illustrations, which help convey her messages even better. Ma Sha Allah!

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Book Review: Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

Title: Year of Yes How to Dance It Out, Stand In the Sun and Be Your Own Person

Author: Shonda Rhimes

Category: Memoir

Published by: Simon and Schuster (September 13, 2016)

Shonda Rhimes is known as the Queen of Thursday nights (Hello! TGIT). She is an accomplished and creative woman. She was a typical introvert – happy being alone reading a book or writing, far away from the spotlight. One day, her sister muttered 6 words that not only scared her

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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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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”

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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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Fabulous Finds: The Islamic Adult Coloring Book

By: Theresa Corbin

Published by: Djarabi Kitabs Publishing

I have always been intrigued with colouring. So when the whole “adult colouring” thing started. I was drawn to it. The idea of adult colouring is pretty amazing. Then those who take the time out to add the ‘Muslim-ness’ to it….MashaAllah! 😍

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