The Palestinian Book Tour begins next week with author, Shereen Malherbe returning to Palestine since the publication of her debut novel. To celebrate the author’s return, Jasmine Falling e-book is now on sale (in all territories) for $0.99. Join the other 792 people in the Goodreads community about it. Buy a sale copy here.
Shereen is returning to Palestine in December 2017 to discuss her novel, Jasmine Falling. “I am looking forward to being able to share my novel and what better place to do this, than in the land that inspired it.” This trip is especially poignant for the author, who returns to Palestine, two years after the novel’sContinue reading “Book Tour: Jasmine Falling author returns to Palestine, December 2017”
I read the Story of Maha and was particularly interested in the insight of a Muslim girl growing up in South Africa. The book immerses you into this world completely as you follow Maha’s life. Maha is a strong, feisty character, from a fairly well off background which affords her certain privileges that others don’tContinue reading “The Story Of Maha – A book review”
What is your favorite book? You might be like me and have too many to mention. Of those books, which characters are your favorite? Do they represent you? The answer to this, in the majority of western published literature is probably no. If you are represented, have another look at the author — is theContinue reading “Why Are Men Speaking for Muslim Women in Literature?”
This week I interviewed Yasmin Choudhury, winner of the Entrepreneur of the Year at the British Muslim Awards for her social entrepreneurship business, Lovedesh. Waking up early to talk to me on a Saturday morning, Yasmin was full of energy, despite the time. She jumped straight in with the background on how Lovedesh started. DuringContinue reading “A Profile of Yasmin Choudhury, Founder of Lovedesh”