84 books — 95 voters
A Muslim, sometimes spelled Moslem, relates to a person who follows the religion of Islam, a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion based on the Quran. Muslims consider the Quran to be the verbatim word of God as revealed to the Islamic prophet and messenger Muhammad. They also follow the sunnah teachings and practices of Muhammad as recorded in traditional accounts called hadith. "Muslim" is an Arabic word meaning "one who submits (to God)". A female Muslim is sometimes called a Muslimah. There are customs holding that a man and woman or teenager and adolescent above the age of fifteen of a luna ...more
Best Contemporary Fiction Books with Islamic Themes
Books Set in Morocco
114 books — 88 voters
Best Books by Muslim Women
238 books — 381 voters
Best Books for Understanding Middle Eastern Culture
134 books — 36 voters
“ Reh Gyi Rasm-e-Azan, Rooh-e-Bilali Na Rahi Falsafa Reh Gya, Talqeen-e-Ghazali Na Rahi Azan yet sounds, but never now Like Bilal’s, soulfully; Philosophy, conviction-less, Now mourns its Ghazzali ”
“ When the sun shall be folded up; and when the stars shall fall; and when the mountains shall be made to pass away; and when the camels ten months gone with young shall be neglected; and when the seas shall boil; and when the souls shall be joined again to their bodies; and when the girl who hath been buried alive shall be asked for what crime she was put to death; and when the books shall be laid open; and when the heavens shall be removed; and when hell shall burn fiercely; and when paradise sh ...more ”
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A safe space to celebrate diverse books! My name is Bella and I am Jewish and bisexual. I want t…more
[close] A safe space to celebrate diverse books! My name is Bella and I am Jewish and bisexual. I want to share a community of diverse people that love to read diverse books.
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A genre that brings Islam into the American literary scene in a real and positive way.
[close] A genre that brings Islam into the American literary scene in a real and positive way.
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[close] A booklist of young adult literature written by and about Asians & Pacific Islanders. This collection is meant to highlight books within the #OwnVoices movement in literature.
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