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Na'ima B. Robert

  • 5 stars across 8 books

    NA'IMA B ROBERT is descended from Scottish Highlanders on her father's side and the Zulu people on her mother's side. She was born in Leeds, grew up in Zimbabwe and went to university in London. At high school, her loves included performing arts, public speaking and writing stories that shocked her teachers! She has written several multicultural books for children and is the author of 'From Somalia, with love', a novel for young adults. 'Boy vs Girl' is her second books for teens. She divides her time between London and Cairo and dreams of living on a farm with her own horses. Until then, she is happy to be a mum to her four children and keep reading and writing books that take her to a different world each time.

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    3rd October 2013

    Going to Mecca

    "Come with the pilgrims as they set out on a journey, a journey of patience to the city of Mecca." ... More

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    3rd March 2011

    Ramadan Moon

    Ramadan, the month of fasting, Doesn't begin all at once. It begins with a whisper And a prayer And a wish. M... More

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    3rd January 2013

    Black Sheep

    Dwayne, 16, meets high-flying, uni-bound Misha, and sparks fly. To Misha it feels like true love, but her mum is adam... More

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    15th July 2010

    Boy Vs. Girl

    Farhana swallowed and reached for the hijab. But then she saw with absolute clarity the weird looks from the other girls... More

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    14th July 2008

    From Somalia with Love

    "My name is Safia Dirie. My family has always been my mum, Hoyo, and my two older brothers, Ahmed and Abdullahi. I don't... More

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    3rd March 2016

    Mabrook! A World of Muslim Weddings

    Lyrical description of Muslim wedding ceremonies across the world, including Pakistan, Morocco, Somalia and UK. This col... More

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    25th September 2014

    She Wore Red Trainers: A Muslim Love Story

    When Ali first meets Amirah, he notices everything about her - her hijab, her long eyelashes and her red trainers - in t... More

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    1st August 2011

    Far From Home

    Will I ever see my home again? I do not know. Will I ever see my father again? I do not know. Will life ever be th... More

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