Laila’s Lunchbox: A Ramadan story

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Author: Reem Faruqi

Publishers: Tilbury House Publishers, U.S.A.

Description: Laila has to explain to her new classmates why she will not join them for lunch during the month of Ramadan. She learns that her new friends respect her beliefs.

 

Details: Hardcover, 32 pages. Published in 2015

Circle of Sandcastles

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Author: Mariam al Kalby

Publishers: Prolance, U.S.A.

Description: Shy Maimuna has to overcome her shyness to stand up for a deaf student. She takes a stand against the bullies who repeatedly destroy his sandcastles.

 

Details: Hardcover, 32 pages. Published in 2013

Amira’s totally chocolate world

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Author: J. Samia Mair

Publishers: Islamic Foundation, U.K.

Description: Amira loves chocolate and asks God to make everything chocolate. But then she realizes she misses the colors in nature.

 

Details: Hardcover, 29 pages. Published in 2010

The Perfect Gift

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Author: J. Samia Mair

Publishers: Islamic Foundation, U.K.

Description: Sarah finds the perfect Eid gift for her mother – the first flower of Spring.

 

Details: Hardcover, 29 pages. Published in 2010

Time to Pray

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Author: Maha Addasi

Publishers: Boyd Mills Press, U.S.A.

Description: Yasmin learns love for Salaat and the value of praying on time from her grandmother. Text is in English and Arabic.

 

Details: Hardcover, 32 pages. Published in 2010

A Party in Ramadan

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Author: Asma Mobin-Uddin

Publishers: Boyd Mills Press, U.S.A.

Description: Leena fasts every Friday in the month of Ramadan as she is too young to fast the whole month. What will she do when she is invited to a friend’s party on a Friday in the holy month?

 

Details: Hardcover, 34 pages. Published in 2009

Hilmy the Hippo learns about Vanity

HilmytheHippolearnsaboutVanity

 

Author: Rae Norridge

Publishers: Islamic Foundation, U.K.

Description: Hilmy sees his reflection for the first time and is advised against vanity.

 

Details: Hardcover, 25 pages. Published in 2007

Hilmy the Hippo learns to be Grateful

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Author: Reem Faruqi

Publishers: Islamic Foundation, U.K.

Description: Hilmy is looking for a new home as he is not satisfied with his present one. Along the way he realizes the value of being grateful for what you have.

 

Details: Hardcover, 24 pages. Published in 2007