Islamophobia is rampant and Maya’s dreams are in danger of being crushed. Will she find the strength to move on? “These terrorists are the antithesis of Islam. They’re not Muslim. Violence has no place in religion, and the terrorists are responsible for their own crimes, not the religion and not us.”
Read this book and be aware that many young Muslim women who reviewed this book on Goodreads were upset with the representation of Maya as a Muslim.
7-8th grade, Contemporary fiction, Issues fiction, Character driven