Ramadan Moon

By Na’ima B Robert and Shirin Adl ISBN: 9781845079222

This beautiful picture book captures the joy and practicalities of this great annual event, from the perspective of a child. The story follows the waxing of the moon from the first new crescent to full moon and waning until Eid is heralded by the first sighting of the second new moon. It shares the excitement and explains the reasons behind being unsure as to which date Eid will begin until the moon is sighted. This is a book for all children who celebrate Ramadan and those who know them and beyond who want to understand what happens during this celebration.