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Moon Watchers: Shirin's Ramadan Miracle
By: Reza Jalali
Illustrated by: Anne Sibley O'Brien
Age Level: 6-9
Shirin is anxious to fast, but her family encourages her to find other ways to celebrate Ramadan — perhaps by doing some extra good deeds. No one is more surprised than Shirin when she decides to do a good deed that will benefit her older brother! Readers will appreciate the special Ramadan traditions of Shirin's family, as well as their discussion other family's customs. Richly painted illustrations convey the warmth of the story.