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NbA Muslims Authors Speak – Sahar Abdulaziz

I get to review their books; now, I have a chance to talk to them about their craft! Watch me and author Sahar Abdulaziz as we discuss the power behind … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · 1 Comment

NbA Muslims Authors Speak: Papatia Feauxzar

Join Layla Abdullah-Poulos and Papatia Feauxzar as they discuss the author’s novels and the importance of intimacy in a Muslim marriage. Click the YouTube icon at the bottom right of … Continue reading

January 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

NbA Muslims – Authors Speak

I get to review their books; now, I have a chance to talk to them about their craft! Join me and author Papatia Feauxzar as we discuss her novels The … Continue reading

January 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

#nbamuslims 500: Choosing a Character that Makes an Impression

~ By Sahar Abdulaziz, author As an author, I am frequently asked about how I choose names for my characters. For me, the selection process most often includes researching the … Continue reading

September 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

NbA Muslim Author Sahar Abdulaziz featured in Book Reader Magazine

NbA Muslim woman writer Sahar Abdulaziz’s book The Broken Half is featured in Book Reads Magazine.  The online publication is dedicated to introducing readers to new and interesting authors. Mabrook! … Continue reading

August 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

NbA Muslim Author Answers Fans’ Questions

Author of AS ONE DOOR CLOSES and THE BROKEN HALF Sahar Abdulaziz allowed her readers to pick some questions to ask her.  Abdulaziz posted a list of numbered questions on … Continue reading

August 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

NbA Muslimah Shares her Experiences with Erasure

In her Alt Muslimah article, educator and activist Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow describes the erasure of her African-American Muslimah identity by her fellow non-African-American Muslims and the broader society. It is very … Continue reading

August 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

NbA Muslim Karimah Grayson Interviewed about her Latest Book

Author Karimah Grayson shares some of her motivations and processes while writing her newest novel The Shoulders on which we stand.  Visit Of Thoughts and Words for her full interview. To learn … Continue reading

August 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Looking at NbA Muslim Women Writers: Khadijah’s got her Groove

F.A. Ibrahim’s novel centers on Khadijah, a stay at home mom who is running a picture perfect household. She has a great husband, beautiful kids and things are always organized. Khadijah … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

NbA Muslim Author Sahar Abdulaziz’s Answering Questions from Readers

NbA Muslim author Sahar Abdulaziz has a list of questions that readers can ask her.  Visit Abdulaziz’s Facebook page and choose a question from the list.  The author will reply … Continue reading

August 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

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