Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors

People, Identity & Culture
Religion & Religious Bigotry
Author(s):
Hena Khan
Illustrator(s):
Mehrdokht Amini
Age Group:
4-8
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
ISBN:
978-0811879057
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Religion & Religious Bigotry

Capturing the colorful world of Islam, this informative picture book celebrates Islam's beauty and traditions. From a red prayer rug to a blue hijab, everyday colors are given special meaning as readers learn about clothing, food, and other important elements of Islamic culture, with a young Muslim girl as a guide.

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