Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets: A Muslim Book of Shapes – Hena Khan
From a crescent moon to a square garden to an octagonal fountain, this breathtaking picture book celebrates the shapes-and traditions-of the Muslim world. Sure to inspire questions and observations about world religions and cultures, Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets is equally at home in a classroom reading circle and on a parent’s lap being read to a child.
Brought to life with illustrations by Mehrdokht Amini.
“Each page is bright and detailed and all the characters in the illustrations seem to shine with a sense of wonderment as if something magical is happening. There is so much to see and discuss on each page which makes it a perfect book to share” – Rosie Watch, lovereading4kids.co.uk
“This beautifully designed picture book with exquisite illustrations explores a variety of shapes relating to Islamic objects and practices. […] This lovely visual exploration of pattern, art, Islam and different cultures is perfect to share with children at home or in the classroom.” – BookTrust
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