Ramadan Mubarak! Books to Celebrate Ramadan

R Is for Ramadan By Greg Paprocki (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Greg Paprocki (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781423651659
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Published: Babylit - March 5th, 2019

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


Baby's First Ramadan (Baby's First Holidays) By DK Cover Image
By DK
$6.99
ISBN: 9780744026597
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Published: DK Children - February 2nd, 2021

An early learning board book that takes a very first look at the traditions and festivities of Ramadan

Perfect for story time with little ones, this first board book introduces babies and toddlers to the holy month of Ramadan.


It's Ramadan, Curious George By H. A. Rey, Hena Khan Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780544652262
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Published: Clarion Books - May 3rd, 2016

It's the first day of Ramadan, and George is celebrating with his friend Kareem and his family.


Ramadan (Celebrate the World) By Hannah Eliot, Rashin Kheiriyeh (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hannah Eliot, Rashin Kheiriyeh (Illustrator)
$8.99
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!


Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors (A Muslim Book Of Concepts) By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781797212531
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 1st, 2022

Now in board book, this picture book magnificently captures the colors of Islam and will inspire curiosity and conversations about world religions and cultures.


Ramadan Kareem By M. O. Yuksel, Hatem Aly (Illustrator) Cover Image
By M. O. Yuksel, Hatem Aly (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063240124
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Published: HarperCollins - February 20th, 2024

From M. O. Yuksel and Hatem Aly, the acclaimed creators of the award-winning In My Mosque, comes Ramadan Kareem—a delightful, diverse celebration of Ramadan around the world. Don’t miss this modern classic that celebrates the emotions and joy of this important holiday.


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Noura's Crescent Moon By Zainab Khan, Nabila Adani (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Zainab Khan, Nabila Adani (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536224740
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Published: Candlewick - April 16th, 2024

Venturing out after dusk with her family, a child is eager to watch for the new moon that signals the start of Eid ul-Fitr celebrations in this charming picture-book debut.


Moon's Ramadan By Natasha Khan Kazi, Natasha Khan Kazi (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780358694090
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Published: Versify - February 28th, 2023

With radiant and welcoming art, this debut picture book and modern holiday classic captures the magic and meaning of one of the world's most joyful and important celebrations.

It's Ramadan, the month of peace, and Moon watches over Ramadan traditions with excitement and longing in this sweetly illustrated debut.


The Night Before Eid: A Muslim Family Story By Aya Khalil, Rashin Kheiriyeh (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Aya Khalil, Rashin Kheiriyeh (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316319331
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Published: Christy Ottaviano Books - March 7th, 2023

Celebrate the end of Ramadan with this luminous Muslim family story about faith, history, and delicious foods. 

On the night before Eid, it’s finally time to make special sweet treats: Teita’s famous ka’ak.


Hannah and the Ramadan Gift By Qasim Rashid, Aaliya Jaleel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Qasim Rashid, Aaliya Jaleel (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593114667
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

The debut picture book by author and human rights activist Qasim Rashid that celebrates good deeds during the month of Ramadan.


The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family By Ibtihaj Muhammad, Hatem Aly (Illustrator), S. K. Ali (With) Cover Image
By Ibtihaj Muhammad, Hatem Aly (Illustrator), S. K. Ali (With)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316519007
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!   A powerful, vibrantly illustrated story about the first day of school--and two sisters on one's first day of hijab--by Olympic medalist and social justice activist Ibtihaj Muhammad.

And don’t miss The Kindest Red, a story of hijab and friendship, available for preorder now!


Mommy's Khimar By Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow, Ebony Glenn (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534400597
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Published: Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 3rd, 2018

Selected as a Best Book of 2018 by NPR, Kirkus Reviews, School Library Journal, and Shelf Awareness!

A young Muslim girl spends a busy day wrapped up in her mother’s colorful headscarf in this sweet and fanciful picture book from debut author and illustrator Jamilah Tompkins-Bigelow and Ebony Glenn.

A khimar is a flowing scarf that my mom


Ramadan: The Holy Month of Fasting (Orca Origins #5) By Ausma Zehanat Khan Cover Image
$24.95
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.


Zahra's Blessing: A Ramadan Story By Shirin Shamsi, Manal Mirza (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Shirin Shamsi, Manal Mirza (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781646864942
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Published: Barefoot Books - March 29th, 2022

Zahra hugs her cherished teddy bear and prays that Ramadan will bring her a longed-for sister. When her bear subsequently goes missing, Zahra finds herself grappling with intense feelings of loss.


A Party in Ramadan By Asma Mobin-Uddin, Laura Jacobsen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Asma Mobin-Uddin, Laura Jacobsen (Illustrator)
$7.95
ISBN: 9781629798479
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Published: Astra Young Readers - May 9th, 2017

Here is a perfect story to introduce young readers to the holy month of Ramadan, observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, reflection, and community.


Night of the Moon: A Muslim Holiday Story By Hena Khan, Julie Paschkis (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Julie Paschkis (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781452168968
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 17th, 2018

Now in paperback, this sweet tale follows Yasmeen, a seven-year-old Pakistani-American girl, as she celebrates the Muslim holidays of Ramadan, "The Night of the Moon" (Chaand Raat), and Eid. With lush illustrations that evoke Islamic art, this beautiful story offers a peek into modern Muslim culture—and into the ancient roots of its most cherished traditions.


Hassan and Aneesa Love Ramadan (Hassan & Aneesa) By Yasmeen Rahim, Omar Burgess (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Yasmeen Rahim, Omar Burgess (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780860376422
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Published: Islamic Foundation - April 18th, 2017

Ramadan is about to begin. Find out all about the Muslim holy month with Hassan and Aneesa.


Who Left the Light On? By Richard Marnier, Emma Ramadan (Translated by), Aude Maurel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Richard Marnier, Emma Ramadan (Translated by), Aude Maurel (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9781632061898
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Published: Restless Books - November 20th, 2018

From French author-illustrator duo Richard Marnier and Aude Maurel comes a captivating picture book about creativity, diversity, and self-expression.

This is my town,
simple and typical.


Each house has a door,
two windows, a red roof
—all so predictable

 But then one night… someone leaves on their light!
And in the morning,


One Sun and Countless Stars: A Muslim Book of Numbers (A Muslim Book Of Concepts) By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452182728
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 1st, 2022

Counting and culture come together in this stunning companion to Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns.


Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors (A Muslim Book Of Concepts) By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Hena Khan, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781452141213
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Published: Chronicle Books - March 3rd, 2015

With breathtaking illustrations and informative text, Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns magnificently captures the world of Islam, celebrating its beauty and traditions for even the youngest readers. Sure to inspire questions and observations about world religions and cultures, this entrancing volume is equally at home in the classroom as it is being read to a child on a parent's lap.


Ramadan and Fasting Activity Book (Discover Islam Sticker Activity Books) By Aysenur Gunes, Ercan Polat (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Aysenur Gunes, Ercan Polat (Illustrator)
$5.95
ISBN: 9780860376156
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Published: Islamic Foundation - June 14th, 2016

Discover what makes Ramadan such a special time of year for Muslims with this fun sticker activity book. It features dot-to-dot drawings, coloring fun, puzzles to solve, and over sixty stickers to stick.

This book introduces children to the basics of fasting, including who doesn't have to, when you do and do not eat, and the importance of family and friends in Ramadan.


Rabia's Eid (Step into Reading) By Rukhsana Khan Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593706817
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - February 13th, 2024

Join a young girl and her family in this Step 2 reader as they celebrate Eid-al-fitr, a holiday that marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Perfect for readers ages 4-6.


Sadiq and the Ramadan Gift By Siman Nuurali, Anjan Sarkar (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Siman Nuurali, Anjan Sarkar (Illustrator)
$6.95
ISBN: 9781515872887
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Published: Picture Window Books - September 1st, 2020

It's Ramadan In the spirit of the season, Sadiq and his friends want to give back to their community. The friends band together to raise money to build a new school for children in Somalia. They decide to put on a community iftar as a fund-raiser, but not everyone agrees where their efforts should be spent. Can they find a way to work together?


Once Upon an Eid: Stories of Hope and Joy by 15 Muslim Voices By S. K. Ali (Editor), Aisha Saeed (Editor), Sara Alfageeh (Illustrator) Cover Image
By S. K. Ali (Editor), Aisha Saeed (Editor), Sara Alfageeh (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781419754036
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Published: Amulet Paperbacks - April 27th, 2021

Once Upon an Eid is a joyous short story collection by and about Muslims, edited by New York Times bestselling authors Aisha Saeed and S. K. Ali.
 
Eid! The short, single syllable word conjures up a variety of feelings and memories for Muslims.