Will Shy Maimuna overcome her shyness in order to stand up for what's right? In this heart-pounding story, Shy Maimuna defends a deaf classmate against some bullies who repeatedly destroy his sandcastles at the park. With her strong sense of compassion, she ventures out of her comfort zone and is able to take action to stop those bullies from ever bothering him again. Based on an Islamic Hadith - Prophetic tradition - she realizes that using her actions to stop an injustice is the strongest of faith.
About the Author
Mariam Al-Kalby is a storybook writer, poet, blogger, wife, and mother of two young girls from California. She received her Bachelors's in English Education and Creative Writing from California State University, Long Beach. She is a dreamer and seeks out the creative aspects of life. She loves nature and natural beauty whether it's through art, writing, photography, or architecture...she believes art is in every form and it is up to the person to see the light within.
Yee Von Chan is an illustrator based in Malaysia. She has a Masters of Communication Design and a Bachelor's from the Swinburne University of Technology in Graphic Design. She specializes in whimsical designs and illustrations. She is also the creator of Whimsy Whimsical Paper Goods.
Age Range: 4 - 10 years Grade Level: 1 - 2 Hardcover: 32 pages Publisher: Prolance Language: English Author: Mariam Al-Kalby ISBN: 978-0988507043 Dimensions: 9.1 x 0.4 x 9.1 inches