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Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets

Written by Hena Khan and illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini
Published by Chronicle Books
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Goodreads Rating - 4.2 / 5.0
$17.99
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Target Age
32
Pages
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What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

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.

What Kind of Book is Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets

Categories:
Islamic
Themes:
culture
the moon
shapes

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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

author
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

illustrator
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 10:
1452155410
ISBN 13:
9781452155418
Publication Date:
April 10, 2018