Muslim/Muslim American

Marya Khan and the Fabulous Jasmine Garden (Marya Khan #2)

by Saadia Faruqi

Age 06 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming by School

Marya Khan and the Incredible Henna Party (Marya Khan #1)

by Saadia Faruqi

Age 06 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Celebrations & Traditions, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Generation: 2nd, Genre: Humor, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim

Marya Khan and the Incredible Henna Party (Marya Khan #1) (Wonderbook Edition)

by Saadia Faruqi

Age 06 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Cross-Group Friendship, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Celebrations & Traditions, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Generation: 2nd, Genre: Humor, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, Wonderbook

Marya Khan and the Spectacular Fall Festival (Marya Khan #3)

by Saadia Faruqi

Age 06 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming by School

Mehndi Boy

by Zain Bandali

Age 06 or older

Themes: Canadian Connection, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Identity, Family Relationship: Extended, Generational Differences: Gender Roles, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, The Arts

Moon Watchers

by Reza Jalali

Age 07 or older

Themes: Celebrations: Ramadan, Family Relationship: Siblings, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim

Moon’s Ramadan

by Natasha Khan Kazi

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebrations: Ramadan, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Celebrations & Traditions, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim

Moondragon in The Mosque Garden

by El-Farouk Khaki

Age 06 or older

Themes: Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, Own Voices/Lived Experience

More to the Story

by Hena Khan

Age 08 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Religious Background: Muslim

Muzoon: A Syrian Refugee Speaks Out

by Muzoon Almellehan

Age 10 or older

Themes: Activism, Audiobook, Community Action, Immigrant: Education, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Muslim

My Baba is the Best

by Bachar Houli

Age 03 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Family, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 2nd, Own Voices/Lived Experience

My City Was a Sparkling Jewel: Voices of Newcomer Youth from Afghanistan

by Green Card Voices

Age 11 or older

Themes: Anthology, Citizenship, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Storytelling, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Muslim

My Name is Konisola

by Alisa Siegel

Age 09 or older

Themes: Adoption, Audiobook, Canadian Connection, Cross-Group Friendship, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Celebrations & Traditions, Discrimination: Immigration Status, Discrimination: Language Ability, Family Relationship: Parents, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee: Economic Crisis, Refugee: Persecution, Refugee: War/Conflict, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming by Community

Nadia’s Hands

by Karen English

Age 06 or older

Themes: Celebrations, Multiracial Identity

Nayra and the Djinn

by Iasmin Omar Ata

Age 10 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Cross-Group Friendship, Cultural Empowerment, Discrimination: Cultural, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Genre: Fantasy & Folklore, Graphic Novel, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Welcoming by Individual

Night of the Moon

by Hena Khan

Age 05 or older

Themes: Celebrations: Ramadan, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Muslim

Not The Girls You’re Looking For

by Aminah Mae Safi

Age 12 or older

Themes: Celebrations: Ramadan, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Siblings, LGBTQIA+, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Muslim

Once Upon an Eid

by S. K. Ali

Age 08 or older

Themes: Anthology, Celebrations, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Religious Background: Muslim, Religious Background: Sikh, Welcoming by Community

One Goal: A Coach, a Team, and the Game That Brought a Divided Town Together

by Amy Bass

Age 15 or older

Themes: Discrimination: Cultural, Discrimination: Racial, Refugee: War/Conflict, Welcoming by School

One Green Apple

by Eve Bunting

Age 05 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship

One Sun and Countless Stars

by Hena Khan

Age 03 or older

Themes: Celebrations, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food
Our Favorite Day of the Year

Our Favorite Day of the Year

by A.E. Alli

Age 04 or older

Themes: Celebrations, Cross-Group Friendship, Religious Background: Jewish, Religious Background: Muslim, Welcoming by School

Perfectly Parvin

by Olivia Abtahi

Age 12 or older

Themes: Award Winner, Award Winner: Youth Media Awards 2022, Cross-Group Dating, Cross-Group Friendship, LGBTQIA+, Multiracial Identity, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Planet Omar: Epic Hero Flop (Planet Omar Series #4)

by Zanib Mian

Age 07 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Generation: 2nd, Genre: Action Adventure, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Planet Omar: Incredible Rescue Mission (Planet Omar Series #3)

by Zanib Mian

Age 08 or older

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

Planet Omar: Ultimate Rocket Blast (Planet Omar Series #5)

by Zanib Mian

Age 07 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Cross-Group Friendship, Generation: 2nd, Genre: Action Adventure, Own Voices/Lived Experience, STEM

Punching the Air

by Ibi Zoboi

Age 14 or older

Themes: Detention, Discrimination: Racial, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Rana Joon and the One and Only Now

by Shideh Etaat

Age 14 or older

Themes: Audiobook, Body Image, Coming of Age, Cross-Group Friendship, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Family Separation: Different Immigration Status, Generation: 1st, Generational Differences, Generational Differences: Dating, LGBTQIA+, Mental Health, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, The Arts, Trauma & Healing: Death of Family or Friend

Remembering Mom’s Kubbat Halab

by Medeia Sharif

Age 04 or older

Themes: Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Food, Family Relationship: Parents, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Trauma & Healing: Death of Family or Friend

Saints & Misfits

by S.K. Ali

Age 15 or older

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

Salaam, With Love

by Sara Sharaf Beg

Age 12 or older

Themes: Celebrations: Ramadan, Discrimination: Religious, Family Relationship: Parents, Generation: 1st, Own Voices/Lived Experience

Salat in Secret

by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow

Age 04 or older

Themes: Coming of Age, Cultural Empowerment, Cultural Empowerment & Joy: Identity, Family Relationship: Parents, Multilingual Character, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Religious Background: Muslim, Starred Review, Welcoming by Individual, Welcoming by School