Book Review: The Wonderous Web

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The Wondrous Web is Razana Noor’s second publication. You can read a review of her first book A Whale of a Wish on this link. I am liking Razana’s approach and creativity in creating well known Islamic stories  from a different perspective. My first reaction to this book was that the illustrations of the spider is […]

Book Review: A Whale of a Wish

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I remember hearing The story of Prophet Yunus (pbuh) or Jonah as he is known in the bible, for the first time as a child and how awestruck I was at the idea that a man survived after being swallowed whole by a whale. My dad always told us this story to demonstrate that with […]

Book Review: It Must Have Been You!

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   It Must Have Been You is a children’s picture book written by Zanib Mian and illustrated by her sister Fatima Mian. I love that this book is a team effort of two siblings. This is a quirky, rhyming story of a cute little girl who unintentionally makes a mess everywhere she goes through her […]

Mother’s Favorite Quotes from Children’s Books

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I have always loved picture books, as a child and even now as an adult. Children’s picture books have a special place in my heart. I love everything about them, from the illustrations to the narratives. Some children’s books are so poignant, so touching, that they stay with you. And not just for kids, but […]