A variety of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr books! Ramadan befins April 23rd at sundown, and Eid al-Fitr begins on May 23rd at sundown
The month of Ramadan offers the opportunity to improve one's personal and spiritual behavior. By focusing on positive thoughts and actions, Muslims build a closer connection with God and come away from the month feeling spiritually renewed.
Sophia wants to fast for Ramadan this year. She tries to keep busy throughout the day so she won’t think about food. But when the smell of cookies is too much, she breaks her fast early. How can she be part of the festivities now?
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It's the first day of Ramadan, and George is celebrating with his friend Kareem and his family. George helps Kareem with his first fast and joins in the evening celebration of tasting treats and enjoying a special meal. Then, George helps make gift baskets to donate to the needy, and watches for the crescent moon with the man in the yellow hat.$6.99ISBN: 9780807583050Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Albert Whitman & Company - March 1st, 2011
We wait for the moon.We watch for the moon.We watch for the Ramadan moon.We give to the poor, and read Qur_an, under the moon.We live our faith, until next yearunder the moon, under the moon,under the Ramadan moon.Ramadan is one of the most special months of the Islamic year, when Muslims pray, fast, and help those in need.$8.99ISBN: 9781534406353Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Little Simon - April 3rd, 2018
Learn all about the traditions of Ramadan with this first book in the brand-new board book series Celebrate the World, which highlights celebrations across the globe.
In the ninth month of the year, when the first crescent moon rises in the sky, it’s time to celebrate Ramadan!$9.99ISBN: 9781423651659Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Gibbs Smith - March 5th, 2019
A fun alphabet primer celebrating the month-long Muslim observance of fasting and spiritual awareness.$7.99ISBN: 9781250062680Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Square Fish - May 12th, 2015
Look! There is the new moon in the sky.
It's time for Ramadan to begin. Follow along with one young boy as he observes the Muslim holy month with his family.
This year, the narrator is finally old enough to fast, and readers of all ages will be interested as he shares his experiences of this special holiday in Islam.$8.99ISBN: 9780761385837Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock - Check back soonPublished: Millbrook Press (Tm) - January 1st, 2012
For Muslims, Ramadan is a time for fasting, prayer, and thinking of others. Rashad tries to be good all month. When it's time for Eid al-Fitr, he feasts and plays Find out how people celebrate this special time of year.$10.79ISBN: 9781512414998Availability: Temporarily Out of Stock - Check back soonPublished: Lerner Classroom - August 1st, 2016
Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about the holiday traditions and celebrations of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build nonfiction learning skills.$17.99ISBN: 9781452155418Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - April 10th, 2018
Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets - Islamic book for kids
"A beautiful picture book that simultaneously explores shapes, Islam, and the cultures of the Muslim people." - Kirkus Reviews$5.99ISBN: 9780860376989Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Islamic Foundation - April 10th, 2018
Eid al-Fitr is here and Hassan and Aneesa are helping to decorate their house before the celebrations begin. On Eid they will wake early to wash before performing a special prayer outside. After the prayer, it is time to celebrate with friends and family.$17.60ISBN: 9781733826747Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Prolance - July 20th, 2019$6.99ISBN: 9781541527515Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Lerner Publications (Tm) - August 1st, 2018
Brown dates, the pale white moon, the yellow glow of lanterns--colors are everywhere during Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr Celebrate the culture and customs of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr by learning about the holiday's colors. Back matter features the Crayola (R) colors used throughout the book and includes a reproducible coloring page.$12.49ISBN: 9781945792106Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Bollywood Groove - May 29th, 2017
From the Bestselling authors of Culture Groove, here is a book on Ramadan & Eid that highlights the cultural aspects of the festival and its roots in gratitude and helping those in need.$16.95ISBN: 9781590784310Availability: Available from WarehousePublished: Boyds Mills Press - October 1st, 2007
Young readers can learn about Eid, a religious holiday celebrated by Muslim families every year, as well as the Hajj pilgrimage, when Muslims travel back to Mecca for the Eid, in this picture book about Muslim culture and traditions written by Dr. Asma Mobin-Uddin and illustrated by Laura Jacobsen.