I Think Muslim Rep Is Important, But I Understand Why Some Muslims Don’t Want to Read It

The other day, I was recommending a book with Muslim representation to my sister and she said she wasn’t interested. My dad overheard and was really curious as to why she wouldn’t want to read Muslim rep when she’d read anything else out there.

It was kind of hard to explain. I know why she doesn’t like it, and I don’t blame her for not liking it, but I didn’t know how to explain that.

It’s just one of those things that you just get, you know?

Sigh. Yes, I know, you don’t really know, and that’s why I’m going to try and articulate what the problem is with Muslim-rep books out there.

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Qualities of My Bookish Loves – Let’s Talk Bookish

Hello everyone, and welcome back to the blog! I hope you all had a great week. Friday was rather busy for me so I couldn’t get the LTB out in time, but as always better late than never.

Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme hosted by me and Dani @ Literary Lion where we discuss certain topics, share our opinions, and spread the love by visiting each other’s posts.

Friday’s topic was: Qualities of a book boyfriend/girlfriend

This is Dani’s topic for the month, and I’m pretty excited to gush about all the characters that I love with my whole heart and explain why they captured my heart. So, let’s get started!

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Diversity in the Book Industry – Let’s Talk Bookish

Hey everyone! Welcome back to the blog. Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme hosted by me and Dani @ Literary Lion where we discuss certain topics, share our opinions, and spread the love by visiting each other’s posts.

Yesterday’s topic was: Promoting diversity in the book industry (suggested by Nicole @ Thoughts Stained With Ink)

Thank you so much to Nicole for suggesting this fabulous topic!! I find that this is a very important discussion that a lot of people have had in the past and are still having in the community today and it’s just so fitting especially with last week’s topic which was talking about diversity in books specifically.

So, without further ado, let’s get started!

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Diversity in Books – Let’s Talk Bookish

Buenos días amigos! Welcome back! It is a beautiful Friday with a lovely sun which is a nice change from yesterday’s stormy morning. I hope the weather is amazing where you are!

Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme hosted by me and Dani @ Literary Lion, where we discuss certain topics, share our opinions, and spread the love by visiting each other’s posts.

Today’s topic is: Diversity in Books

This was my topic for the month, and goes very well with next week’s topic which will be promoting diversity in the book industry. So definitely check out that post next week as well when it comes.

Without further ado, let’s get started.

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Redemption Arcs – Let’s Talk Bookish // aka the most amazing plotline. ever.

Hey everyone and welcome back to another Let’s Talk Bookish! As always, Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme, that is hosted by me and Dani @ Literary Lion, where we discuss certain topics, share our opinions, and spread the love by visiting each other’s posts.

Today’s topic is: Redemption Arcs

This was Dani’s topic, and I’m super excited since this is one of my favorite plotlines. We’re also not going to be talking about just books today my friends. Yup, you read that right. There’s going to be mentions of a TV show as well, because the redemption arc in it is the absolute best as far as I’m concerned.

So without further ado, let’s get started!

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