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Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

Written by Hena Khan and illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini
Published by Chronicle Books
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Goodreads Rating - 4.3 / 5.0
$17.99
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Target Age
32
Pages
Picture
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What's This Book About

Publisher Summary

Magnificently capturing the colorful world of Islam for the youngest readers, this breathtaking and 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 young readers learn about clothing, food, and other important elements of Islamic culture, with a young Muslim girl as a guide. Sure to inspire questions and observations about world religions and cultures, Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns is equally at home in a classroom reading circle as it is being read to a child on a parent s lap.

What Kind of Book is Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

Categories:
Islam
Themes:
culture
religion
food

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This book represents the Muslim traditions and many of their celebrated things. It is full of lots of vocabulary for someone who may not be of the Muslim faith.

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Who Wrote Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

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 Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

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:
0811879054
ISBN 13:
9780811879057
Publication Date:
June 6, 2012