Night of the Moon A Muslim Holiday Story
TItle: Night of the Moon A Muslim Holiday Story
Author: Hena Khan / Illustrated By Julie Paschkis
Publisher: Chronicle Books
This vibrantly illustrated picture book invites children to experience the traditions of Ramadan and Eid through the eyes of a seven-year-old Pakistani-American girl named Yasmeen. With lush illustrations that evoke Islamic art, this beautiful story of growing awareness offers a window into modern Muslim culture - and into the ancient roots of it's origin.
AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR: Hena Khan’s picture books have garnered numerous awards: Bank Street College of Education Best Book of the Year, Parents’ Choice Recommended Seal, NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People selection, CCBC Choices Reading List selection, Booklist Top 10 Religion Book for Youth, Chicago Public Library Best Book, and ALA Notable Children’s Book nominee, among many others.