Ramadan & Eid al-Fitr

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

Ramadan: The Holy Month of Fasting (Orca Origins #5) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781459811812
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - March 27th, 2018

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.

The Gift of Ramadan Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807529065
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - April 1st, 2019

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?

Lailah's Lunchbox: A Ramadan Story Cover Image
By Reem Faruqi, Lea Lyon (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780884484318
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Published: Tilbury House Publishers - May 1st, 2015

*2019 Daybreak Children's Picture Book Award -- Recognizing Muslim Women's Contributions to Literature*

It's Ramadan, Curious George Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544652262
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 3rd, 2016

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.

Under the Ramadan Moon Cover Image
By Sylvia Whitman, Sue Williams (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780807583050
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Published: 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.

Ramadan (Celebrate the World) Cover Image
By Hannah Eliot, Rashin (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781534406353
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Published: 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!

R Is for Ramadan Cover Image
By Greg Paprocki (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781423651659
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Published: Gibbs Smith - March 5th, 2019

A fun alphabet primer celebrating the month-long Muslim observance of fasting and spiritual awareness.

My First Ramadan (My First Holiday) Cover Image
By Karen Katz, Karen Katz (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250062680
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Published: 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.

Rashad's Ramadan and Eid Al-Fitr (Cloverleaf Books: Holidays and Special Days) Cover Image
By Lisa Bullard, Holli Conger (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780761385837
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Published: 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.

It's Ramadan and Eid Al-Fitr! Cover Image
ISBN: 9781512414998
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Published: 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.

Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets: A Muslim Book of Shapes (Islamic Book of Shapes for Kids, Toddler Book about Religion, Concept book for Toddlers) Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781452155418
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Published: 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

Hassan and Aneesa Celebrate Eid (Hassan & Aneesa) Cover Image
By Yasmeen Rahim, Omar Burgess (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780860376989
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Published: 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.

Eid Breakfast at Abuela's Cover Image
By Mariam Saad, Chaymaa Sobhy (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781733826747
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Published: Prolance - July 20th, 2019

Crayola Ramadan and Eid Al-Fitr Colors (Crayola (R) Holiday Colors) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781541527515
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Published: 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.

Let's Celebrate Ramadan & Eid! (Muslim Festival of Fasting & Sweets) (Maya & Neel's India Adventure Series, Book 4) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781945792106
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Published: 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.

The Best Eid Ever Cover Image
By Asma Mobin-Uddin, Laura Jacobsen (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781590784310
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Published: 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.