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2 edition of Children of the minarets. found in the catalog.

Children of the minarets.

Children of the minarets.

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThis is our country -- 12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20979014M
ISBN 100090720202

  The Children of Abraham: Judaism, Christianity, Islam begin to fall in love." "Minaret is a portrait of a woman given a second chance at life, and a unique look at the life of a devout Muslim woman in England. Tools for Further Study MU Summon Search for Minaret. Leila Aboulela -- Biography. Minaret-- Book Reviews. Titles by Leila Aboulela. This beautifully designed picture book with exquisite illustrations explores a variety of shapes relating to Islamic objects and practices. Discover the cone-shaped tip of the mosque’s minaret, a tall tower from which the call to prayer is issued; marvel at the splendour of an octagonal water fountain, where wudu, or ritual washing, is performed before prayer; and admire the strong.

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If you and your child like books such as Lailah's Lunchbox, Numbers Colors Shapes, or The Name Jar, you will love Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets. About the Author Hena Khan is the author of numerous books for children, including Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors and Night of the Moon: A Muslim Holiday Story.

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