Posts Tagged by Muslim

DiversifYA: Sabina Khan

Sabina Khan is the author of Realm of the Goddess, the first in a series of YA Paranormal Fantasy books based on the gods and goddesses of India. She is an educational consultant and a karaoke enthusiast. After living in Germany, Bangladesh, Macao, Illinois and Texas, she has finally settled down in beautiful British Columbia, […]

DiversifYA: Sumayyah Daud

Sumayyah Daud is a PhD-student, YA Highway-er, and author of BEGIN AGAIN (Dutton), out in the near future. She enjoys writing stories about selfish girls, violent girls, and witchy girls (not just those, but they’re what’s most current). Sumayyah is represented by Ammi-Joan Paquette at EMLA, and we’re absolutely delighted to have her here at DiversifYA today! Follow […]

DiversifYA: SF Said

Today, we are so delighted to welcome the wonderful SF Said to DiversifYA! SF Said is an award-winning author.  His first novel, Varjak Paw, won the Nestlé Smarties Book Prize for Children’s Literature, and has been adapted as a stage play and an opera, with a film version in development. The sequel, The Outlaw Varjak Paw (2005), […]

DiversifYA: Aisha Saeed

Everyone! We’ve been on a short impromptu break — lots of organizing stuff behind the scenes, a conference for 2/3s of the team, the sun’s been frying our brains — but we’re back! Did you miss us? 😀 Today, we have the absolutely amazing Aisha Saeed here on DiversifYA! Aisha is a mama, lawyer, teacher, […]

DiversifYA: Kaye M

Today, we have Kaye M. on the blog! Kaye is an aspiring author, YA book blogger, and generally incredibly lovely. She joins us today to talk about being Muslim, stereotypes, and hijab bling. (Awesome, or what?!) You’re missing out if you don’t follow Kaye on Twitter, so better remedy that here, and read her book blog here! 1. […]

DiversifYA: Fida Islaih

Today on the blog, Fida Islaih! Fida is a college student, poet and writer. She is also part of the editorial staff for New Dawn, a magazine for MYNA (Muslim Youth of North America). How awesome is that? Even more exciting–Fida will be here for two interviews! So follow Fida on Twitter here. If you […]