Muslim/Muslim American

Place at the Table

by Saadia Faruqi

Age 10 or older

Themes: Allyship, Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Jewish, Religious Background: Muslim

Planet Omar: Incredible Rescue Mission

by Zanib Mian

Age 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Saints & Misfits

by S.K. Ali

Age 15 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Religious, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Muslim

Shooting Kabul

by N.H. Senzai

Age 09 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Religious, Family Separation: On Journey, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Muslim

Step Up to the Plate, Maria Singh

by Uma Krishnaswami

Age 09 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Gender Roles, Historical, Multiracial Identity

Ten Things I Hate About Me

by Randa Abdel-Fattah

Age 12 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Gender Roles, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim

The Best Eid Ever

by Asma Mobin-Uddin

Age 07 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim
The Blue Wings

The Blue Wings

by Jef Aerts

Ages 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Family Relationship: Siblings, Religious Background: Muslim

The Bone Sparrow

by Zana Fraillon

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Detention, Loss of Childhood, Refugee: Undocumented, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Muslim

The Day of the Pelican

by Katherine Paterson

Age 09 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Religious, Refugee Journey, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Muslim

The Garden of My Imaan

by Farhana Zia

Age 08 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Muslim

The Gift of Ramadan

by Rabiah York Lumbard

Age 03 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Religious Background: Muslim

The Love and Lies of Rukhsana Ali

by Sabina Khan

Age 15 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, LGBTQIA+, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Visiting Home Country

The Unexpected Friend: A Rohingya Children’s Story

by Raya Rashna Rahman

Age 04 or older

Themes: Refugee Camp, Refugee: Persecution, Welcoming Library Selection

The White Zone

by Carolyn Marsden

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Religious, Loss of Childhood, Religious Background: Muslim

Under My Hijab

by Hena Khan

Age 06 or older

Themes: Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim

When Wings Expand

by Mehded Maryam Sinclair

Age 10 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Family Relationship: Parents, Religious Background: Muslim

Wishtree

by Katherine Applegate

Age 09 or older

Themes: Community Action, Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Religious, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming by Community, Welcoming by Individual

Yes No Maybe So

by Becky Albertalli

Age 14 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Dating, Discrimination: Religious, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences: Dating, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Muslim

Yo Soy Muslim: A Father’s Letter To His Daughter

by Mark Gonzales

Age 05 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim

Your Name Is a Song

by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow

Age 05 or older

Themes: Allyship, Discrimination: Cultural, Engagement Tool: Audio or Podcast, Engagement Tool: Video, Family Relationship: Parents, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming by Individual