Hannah and the Ramadan Gift

Hannah and the Ramadan Gift

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The debut picture book by author and human rights activist Qasim Rashid that celebrates good deeds during the month of Ramadan.

It's the first day of Ramadan and Hannah wants to be a part of this important month every way she can. But if she's too young to fast, how can she observe Ramadan? By saving the world, Dada Jaan tells her. And so Hannah learns that by helping her friends and neighbors and by showing kindness and generosity, she can make the world a better place.

The debut picture book by human rights activist and attorney Qasim Rashid tells a timely story full of warmth and heart about the observance of Ramadan and the power of good deeds.

Title:Hannah and the Ramadan Gift
ISBN:9780593114667
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    Hannah and the Ramadan Gift Reviews

  • Kirin

    You may have seen this new 40 page Ramadan book that came out yesterday and thought, "another book about what Ramadan, is and a girl being told she is too young to fast, I'll pass."  And I'm here to ...

  • Sarah

    This is great! It's god fantastic pictures. The text is a little wordier, but the story is great. ...

  • Katrina

    I love how recently there are more children’s books looking at holidays like Ramadan through the lens of a child experiencing it - not from a sociological standpoint. “Hannah and the Ramadan Gift...

  • Maritsa

    Ramadan seems like such a beautiful holiday. 💜🌙 -- I worked(/volunteered), with students for many, many years, and it's unfortunate that I never once covered this holiday. ~ This seems like the ...

  • Lynn

    Delightful picture book about a young Muslim girl who wants to fast for Ramadan like the adults do. The adults tell her that growing children need to eat, not fast. But they suggest that she try to do...

  • Ms. Yingling

    E ARC provided by Edelweiss PlusLoved the illustrations, and this had a great holiday message of helping others. Lots of good cultural context as well, but a little young for my middle school students...

  • Panda Incognito

    The text is wordy, and the book seems preachy, without enough story to carry the message, but the illustrations are nice, and this is another solid option for families and libraries pursuing Ramadan p...

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  • Andra

    Note: I accessed a digital review copy of this book through Edelweiss....