- ASIN: B004S966FC
- Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars See all reviews (85 customer reviews)
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All public libraries ought to have a copy of this book!
It is a well-written and candid book that uses scholarly evidence and personal stories to dispel the many misconceptions that exist about Islam and Muslims.
I personally feel this book can be a great instrument in understanding a religion and people that may seem different than oneself and own belief.
Sumbul Ali-Karamali wrote the book I was looking for about Muslims in the USA today. It is full of background, current American raised Muslim faith and people. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Eyelid
I am not a very religious person but I am very curious about other people's beliefs. The news media is currently painting Islam as a very violent religion and I have never been... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Debbie
Used for Human Development Cross-cultural course. Author attempts to explain culture and religion, but at times sounds defensive. Read morePublished 2 months ago by A. Marie
I enjoyed this little book. My Muslim friends did not like it - one noted that the author wasn't a "good Muslim" since the cover of the book shows her in non-Muslim dress. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Patricia Paquette
Such desperately needed , timely narrative. My friends appreciated my sharing it. Also, John Esposito's scholarly tome compliments her book. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Mary E. Shehadeh
Highly Recommended. Especially excellent to get a Muslim's view of Muslims. It's important to get a smart and thoughtful view. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Ken Mort
First, a disclaimer of sorts: I am a non-Muslim and more of a "spiritual" seeker who happens to live just a few doors down from Sumbul Ali-Karamali, author of "The Muslim Next... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Mark Nelson