I always try to get a new Ramadan related book each year to add to the collection and this year I decided to get The Gift of Ramadan by Rabiah York Lumbard and illustrated by Laura K. Horton.
Alhamdulillah my children are lucky in that they have access to lots of Islamic books which I didn’t have as a child. Especially related to Ramadan. However sometimes there is a lack of diversity in some books; however Ramadan Around the World specifically explores diversity and different cultures within the Muslim community.
Regular followers of the blog will know that we are a family that likes to read. The girls have an ever growing collection of books and we have recently turned to Ramadan related books. I have already reviewed some of the Ramadan books we have: Ramadan Rhymes My First Ramadan Rashad’s Ramadan and Eid Al
My First Ramadan Author: Karen Katz It’s time for Ramadan to begin. Follow along with one young boy as he observes the Muslim holy month with his family. This year, he wants to try to fast like the grown-ups do. This is becoming one of Bee’s favourites. It is colourful and the text
Rashad’s Ramadan and Eid Al-Fitr Author: Lisa Bullard Illustrator: Holli Conger For Muslims, Ramadan is a time for fasting, prayer and thinking of others. Rashad tried to be good all month. When it’s time for Eid al-Fitr, he feasts and plays. Find out how people celebrate this special time of year The book is