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NbA Muslim Woman Author Karimah Grayson’s Areebah’s Dilemma Reviewed by TSC

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Review in SUNY Empire State College’s The Student Connection newsletter:

Areebah’s Dilemma: Love or Deen
By Karimah Grayson
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
$14.99, 280 pp, Paper

Life is often fraught with ethical quagmires that make it necessary for one to make tough choices. In Areebah’s Dilemma: Love or Deen by Karimah Grayson, the main character must decide whether or not she will enter a relationship that may produce negative consequences for her faith. Areebah, a happily married Muslim woman, is preparing for the death of her terminally-ill husband. At the same time, she is presented the chance to become reacquainted with her long lost love, Frankie. Unfortunately for Areebah, Frankie is not Muslim, which makes him an unacceptable suitor. Added, is the fact that Frankie is married, so she also must decide if she will play the role of homewrecker.

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About Layla Abdullah-Poulos

Layla Abdullah-Poulos is an alumna of SUNY Empire State College with a Bachelor of Arts in Historical Studies and Literature and is presently a student in the School for Graduate Studies. She expects to complete her studies and receive a Master of Arts in Liberal Studies and Advance Certificates in Women and Gender Studies and American Studies by 2016. An aspiring academic, Abdullah-Poulos uses her knowledge not only to develop her own scholarship but also that of other SUNY Empire State College students. A proponent for the enrichment of higher education through diversity, she plans to continue her work as an educator who conveys to students an ethnically diverse historical awareness and furnish them with the skills necessary to acquire political proficiency and constructively affect societal change.

3 comments on “NbA Muslim Woman Author Karimah Grayson’s Areebah’s Dilemma Reviewed by TSC

  1. Author Karimah G
    September 28, 2015

    Reblogged this on Author Karimah G and commented:
    Thank you for the review.

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  2. Pingback: NbA Muslim Woman Author Karimah Grayson’s Areebah’s Dilemma Reviewed by TSC « Author Karimah G

  3. Author Karimah G
    September 28, 2015

    Thank you very much for this review. I am glad you enjoyed the book.

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