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Quote herjihad Replybullet Topic: Brick Lane by Monica Ali
    Posted: 22 March 2005 at 7:14am

Bismillah,

The most obvious comments on the book would be time consuming -- the behavior is haram et cetera. 

I was surprised by a lot of things in this book.  I like reading about Bangladesh from someone who felt a love for the country in a deeply personal manner.

I would like to read more books by Muslims in which they talk about their countries in a candid, easy-to-relate-to manner.

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Quote bilquis Replybullet Posted: 26 March 2005 at 12:24pm
read the Kite Runner (see my post on it)
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Quote herjihad Replybullet Posted: 27 March 2005 at 9:49am

Bismillah,

I did look in the library for it, but they didn't have it.  So I got Khalil Gibran instead.

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