The Day Jessica Left Islam & from the Diary of an Extremist : Short Stories
Jessica, an American convert to Islam, attends a dinner party, and the hostess's underhanded scheme and troublesome comments spur Jessica's decision to give up being Muslim. Latifah, an American college student, converts to Islam and makes the decision to wear all black and cover her face. But she faces opposition from where she least expects-from fellow Muslims.
- Paperback | 24 pages
- 127 x 203.2 x 1.52mm | 77.11g
- 22 Jan 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About Umm Zakiyyah
Daughter of American converts to Islam, Umm Zakiyyah writes about the interfaith struggles of Muslims and Christians, and the intercultural, spiritual, and moral struggles of Muslims in America. Umm Zakiyyah's work has earned praise from writers, professors, and filmmakers and has been translated into multiple languages. In 2008, Umm Zakiyyah was awarded the Muslim Girls Unity Conference Distinguished Authors Award. Umm Zakiyyah also writes under her birth name Ruby Moore.