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3 Books by Muslim Women to Inspire You in Marriage and Life

3 Books by Muslim Women to Inspire You in Marriage and Life

Muslim women continue to unveil their true identities to the unbeknownst outside world which concluded what they are is simply oppressed and staid. Here are three poignant anthologies that work to dispel the prejudice, show the Muslim woman’s pride, reclaim the Muslim woman’s narrative and reassert the Muslim woman’s voice in the process. Read your …

Life of Last Prophet

Imam Bradford Reviews The Life of the Last Prophet

Many people have little or no knowledge of the life of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him), his mission and his historical impact on the world we live in. It is on this note that Imam Joe Bradford reviews the book The Life of the Last Prophet by Yusuf Islam, formerly known as Cat …

"Yes I'm Hot in This"- Book Review

"Yes I'm Hot in This"- Book Review

With the winter months coming, hijabs will soon be a cozy way to “conveniently” not hear the people we don’t want to talk to. Yet all many of us know the immense struggle of a *hot hijab* in sweltering summer months (including those delightfully unsolicited comments about how hot it looks). The title of Huda …

Dr. Tariq Ramadan: In the Footsteps of the Prophet (Book Review)

Dr. Tariq Ramadan: In the Footsteps of the Prophet (Book Review)

I read once that most of what makes a book ‘good’ is that we are reading it at the right moment for us. This couldn’t be more true as I was approached to write a review of the book ‘In The Footsteps of the Prophet’ by Muslim intellectual Tariq Ramadan. While I admit I had …

Revive Your Heart: Putting Life in Perspective (Book Review)

In his new book, Nouman, takes short mentions from the Quran and blows them up to poster size so we can see the scene clearly. You think at first, we couldn’t possibly have such a large scope of understanding of such small mentions in the Quran…

Dowry Divas

"Dowry Divas": Can You Put a Price on Love?

Tittle: Dowry Divas Language: English Author: Zara J. Publisher: University Publications (February 13, 2014) Publication Date: February 13, 2014 As an avid reader with a special interest in Muslim fiction, I jump at the chance to read and review the newest books on the market, especially if they’re written by Muslim women authors. In the course of …

Mornings in Jenin cover

"Mornings in Jenin" : Bright Mornings In A Dark City

“Mornings in Jenin” is a story that will deeply touch your heart, sometimes you will hate being so helpless, and other times you will despise that feeling of guilt that usually goes nowhere but to some helpless prayers that you wish are answered sooner than you think.It is not a lightly sad read.

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