In My Mosque
Written by M. O. Yuksel
Illustrated by Hatem Aly
Published by HarperCollins Publishers
Winner of the I’m Your Neighbor Community Book Award 2022
No matter who you are or where you’re from, everyone is welcome here. From grandmothers reading lines of the Qur’an and the imam telling stories of living as one, to meeting new friends and learning to help others, mosques are centers for friendship, community, and love.
M. O. Yuksel’s beautiful text celebrates the joys and traditions found in every mosque around the world and is brought to life with stunning artwork by New York Times bestselling illustrator Hatem Aly. The book also includes backmatter with an author’s note, a glossary, and more information about many historical and significant mosques around the world.
Primary ISBN: 9780062978707
Available As: Hardcover
Picture Book, Age 04 and older
Community Represented: Muslim/Muslim American
Themes: Award Winner: I'm Your Neighbor Book Awards 2022, Canadian Connection, Engagement Tool: Video, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming Library: Core Picture Books (Current)
Character’s New Arrival/New American Status: n/a
Book Creator(s) Connection to the Community Represented: Own Voices/Lived Experience
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