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Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets

Written by Hena Khan & illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini
Published by Chronicle Books
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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.

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This book has lots of color, shapes and rich religious culture.

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Who Wrote Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets

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Hena Khan

Hena Khan is the author of numerous books for children, including Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors and Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets: A Muslim Book of Shapes. She lives in Rockville, Maryland.

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Who Illustrated Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets

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Mehrdokht Amini

Mehrdokht Amini is the illustrator of Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors and other books for children. She grew up in Iran and now lives in Surrey, England.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781452155418
Publication Date:
April 10, 2018
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2017007553
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1452155410
Lexile:
AD600L
Accelerated Reader Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
196903
ATOS Book Level:
2.8
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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