Like the Moon Loves the Sky: (Mommy Book for Kids, Islamic Children's Book, Read-Aloud Picture Book)

by Hena Khan

Other authorsSaffa Khan (Illustrator)
Hardcover, 2020



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Chronicle Books (2020), Edition: Illustrated, 40 pages


A lyrical and heartwarming celebration of a mother's love for her children by the award-winning author ofGolden Domes and Silver Lanterns. In this moving picture book, author Hena Khan shares her wishes for her children: "Inshallah you find wonder in birds as they fly. Inshallah you are loved, like the moon loves the sky." With vibrant illustrations and prose inspired by the Quran, this charming picture book is a heartfelt and universal celebration of a parent's unconditional love. * A reassuring bedtime read-aloud for mothers and their children. * A perfect book for sharing Muslim family traditions and for families teaching diversity and religious acceptance. * Hena Khan's books have been widely acclaimed, winning awards and honors from the ALA, Parent's Choice, and many others. For families who have read and lovedUnder My Hijab,Yo Soy Muslim, andMommy's Khimar. A sweet and lovely bedtime book to help let children know they are loved and precious. * Bedtime books for ages 3-5 * Mother's Day gift * Islamic children's books Hena Khan is the author ofGolden Domes and Silver Lanterns,Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets,Night of the Moon, and many other books for children. She lives in Rockville, Maryland. Saffa Khan is an illustrator and printmaker born in Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan, and living in Glasgow, Scotland.… (more)


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40 p.; 11 inches
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