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Ali, S. K.

Summary: Eighteen-year-old Muslims Adam and Zayneb meet in Doha, Qatar, during spring break and fall in love as both struggle to find a way to live their own truths.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ALI

Khan, Hena

Summary: A Pakistani-American Muslim girl struggles to stay true to her family's vibrant culture while simultaneously blending in at school after tragedy strikes her community.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD KHA

Mills, Wendy

Summary: Now: Jesse is still coping with her brother's death on 9/11 and the way her dad filled their home with anger and grief. When one thoughtless decision turns her life upside down, she must face the past to make amends. Then: Alia is a proud Muslim, visiting her father at his office in one of the Twin Towers. Trapped in the flames, she has no choice but to trust a boy she's just met.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MIL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MIL

Khan, Hena.

Summary: In simple rhyming text a young Muslim girl and her family guide the reader through the traditions and colors of Islam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 297 KHA

Safi, Aminah Mae

Summary: A Muslim-American teen goes into denial mode about her role in an out-of-control party that occured during Ramadan, a situation that escalates until she incurs damage that is harder to repair, forcing her to come to terms with her true self. --Publisher

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel & Friends 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC SAF

Cunnane, Kelly.

Summary: In Mauritania, West Africa, an Arab girl who wants to wear a malafa, the veiled dress worn by her mother and older sister, learns that the garment represents beauty, mystery, tradition, belonging, and faith.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CUN

Paterson, Katherine.

Summary: In 1998 when the Kosovo hostilities escalate, thirteen-year-old Meli's life as an ethnic Albanian, changes forever after her brother escapes his Serbian captors and the entire family flees from one refugee camp to another until they are able to immigrate to America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Paterson 2009

Gratz, Alan

Summary: When Iranian-American Kamran Smith learns that his big brother, Darius, has been labelled a terrorist, he sets out to piece together the codes and clues that will save his brother's life and his country from a deadly terrorist attack.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC GRA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Gratz 2015

Khan, Hena

Summary: A Pakistani-American Muslim girl struggles to stay true to her family's vibrant culture while simultaneously blending in at school. After her local mosque if vandalized, she is devastated. Her friend Soojin is talking about changing her name. Does Amina need to become more "American" and hide who she really is?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KHA

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KHA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KHA

Ahmed, Samira

Summary: Maya Aziz, seventeen, is caught between her India-born parents world of college and marrying a suitable Muslim boy and her dream world of film school and dating her classmate, Phil, when a terrorist attack changes her life forever.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC AHM

Javaherbin, Mina

Summary: "While Mina is growing up in Iran, the center of her world is her grandmother. Whether visiting friends next door, going to the mosque for midnight prayers during Ramadan, or taking an imaginary trip around the planets, Mina and her grandma are never far apart. At once deeply personal and utterly universal, Mina Javaherbin's words make up a love letter of the rarest sort: the kind that shares a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAV

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE JAV

Kheiriyeh, Rashin

Summary: Rashin is an Iranian immigrant girl living in New York, excited by her first trip to Coney Island, and fascinated by the differences in the beach customs between her native Iran and her new home--but she misses the saffron flavored ice cream that she usedto eat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KHE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KHE

Ahmed, Samira

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "A terrifying, futuristic United Sates where Muslim-Americans are forced into internment camps, and seventeen-year-old Layla Amin must lead a revolution against complicit silence"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC AHM

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC AHM

Konkoly, Steven.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Author 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KON

Culver, Chris

Summary: "Detective Sergeant Ash Rashid wants little out of life: a steady job, a quiet place to call home, and a healthy family. Now three hundred days sober, for the first time he can see his happy ending forming on the horizon. Then patrol officers find the body. The victim has chemical burns on her arms, two broken legs, and a gash on her throat so deep it exposes the vertebra of her neck. Then they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CreateSpace 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CUL

Shabazz, Ilyasah

Summary: February 2015 is the 50th anniversary of Malcolm X's death. Written by a powerful team: Malcolm X's daughter and YA favorite Kekla Magoon. A gripping story of adolescence based on the true story of a larger-than-life figure.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick on Brilliance Audio 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: YA CD FIC SHA

Khan, Hena

Summary: As features editor of her school newspaper, thirteen-year-old Jameela Pervaiz wants to impress her father by writing a spectacular story about the new student, but a misunderstanding and family illness complicate matters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2019

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Abawi, Atia

Summary: After their home in Syria is bombed, Tareq, his father, and his younger sister seek refuge, first with extended family in Raqqa, a stronghold for the militant group, Daesh, and then abroad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION ABA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ABA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ABA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ABA

Higgins, M. G

Summary: Nasreen and Mia, who are Muslim and African American respectively, are the targets of bullies at Arondale High and together come up with a plan to fight back against their tormenters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Saddleback Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC HIG

Budhos, Marina Tamar

Summary: Naeem keeps a low profile in his immigrant neighborhood to avoid the watchful eyes of his parents, neighbors, and the surveillance cameras, but he is offered a deal by the cops to become a community protector in ways that challenge his identity.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BUD

Doller, Trish

Summary: When her mother has the chance to establish an eye clinic for the poor in Cairo, Egypt, seventeen-year-old Caroline reluctantly gives up her plans for a summer spent with her best friend and boyfriend and instead moves to Cairo, where she encounters a culture and city that enchant her and a charming boy who challenges her thoughts on love, faith, and privilege.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DOL

Thompkins-Bigelow, Jamilah

Summary: A young Muslim girl puts on a head scarf and not only feels closer to her mother, she also imagines herself as a queen, the sun, a superhero, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE THO

Jalaluddin, Uzma

Summary: Ayesha Shamsi has a lot going on. Her dreams of being a poet have been set aside for a teaching job so she can pay off her debts to her wealthy uncle. She lives with her boisterous Muslim family and is always being reminded that her flighty younger cousin, Hafsa, is close to rejecting her one hundredth marriage proposal. Though Ayesha is lonely, she doesn't want an arranged marriage. Then she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC JAL

Ahmed, Samira

Summary: Maya Aziz, seventeen, is caught between her India-born parents world of college and marrying a suitable Muslim boy and her dream world of film school and dating her classmate, Phil, when a terrorist attack changes her life forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Teen 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC AHM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC AHM