DRAFT CONTENTS Part I: Connecting to Allah through Du[a 1. A Prayer for Desperate Times 2. Du'a and disappointment Part II: Creating a Cohesive Muslim Community 3. Criticism 4. Assumptions 5. Leadership Part III: Our Financial Dealings 6. How We Earn 7. Money Matters Part IV: Some Contemporary Issues 8. Thoughts on Paris 9. It's a Girl! 10. Nasihah in Brief: The Dangers of Listening to Music Part V: Focusing on the Akhirah 11. Putting Life in Perspective 12. Small Beginnings 13. Nasihah in Brief: The Afterlife
would like to make this a major promotional title for Ramadan/Eid 2017 (27 May 2017 to 28 June 2017) - and we would be willing to support it with a good budget dedicated budget of at least $1000 to promote this title, and the ebook, on social media author and his organisation, Bayyinah, will announce the release and availability of this title on their websites and social media (this will reach millions of people) giveaways on goodreads and librarything significant promotional plan to be prepared for Ramadan 2017. This will be our lead title in any gift promotions we plan author regularly attends events and will take copies of this book on the road. He is based in Dallas, Texas, but travels throughout the US and to many countries overseas features and reviews will be sought in Muslim publications, newsletters and blogs
Nouman Ali Khan is a Muslim speaker and the CEO and founder of Bayyinah Institute, an Arabic studies, educational institution in the United States.Currently, he is recongized as one of the world's most influential Muslims, not only in the West.His deep and profound bond with the Qur'an, the Muslim holy book, is at the heart of his work and the focus of his teachings, which manage to reach out to millions of Muslims, from many different countries.
"In this approachable work of tafsir (exegesis of the Qur'an), Khan (Divine Speech) wields his mastery of the Arabic language to teach about Islam on a practical, everyday level. Khan's essays are charming and simple in their prose, and simultaneously deep in substance." Publishers Weekly "profound explanations of disarmingly simple words and phrases is by far the book's greatest strength, as it opens up the world of the Qur'an in a way few other sermonic texts do." Publishers Weekly "an excellent resource for people who want to learn the actual message and the essence of Islam" Quake Books "each chapter of the book is hugely relevant in this day and age and looks at key hurdles we're facing in our faith, ways to overcome it and use it to strengthen us." Reading in Between the Lines "An Instant Connection! Can I just say that it felt almost as if Nouman Ali Khan was talking to me as I read the book." Step Inside My Handbag "will tug at your heart-strings." Islamic Voice " If you enjoy his lectures, you will enjoy this." AboutIslam.net "one to enjoy digesting and pondering upon." ProductiveMuslim.com "opens up another world of detail that we, or at least I, usually miss out on... eye-opening" islamwich.com "A stunning collection of spiritual lectures that are both current and thought-provoking." Pardon My Writings