Curious About Ramadan!

Get ready to embark on a colorful and curious adventure with everyone’s favorite mischievous monkey in “It’s Ramadan, Curious George” by Hena Khan and illustrated by Mary O’Keefe Young!

This charming children’s book follows George as he joins his Muslim friend Kareem and his family in celebrating the holy month of Ramadan. Along the way, George learns about the customs and traditions of Ramadan, such as fasting during the day and breaking the fast with a delicious meal in the evening.

With vibrant illustrations and a playful narrative, “It’s Ramadan, Curious George” is not only an entertaining read, but also an educational one. It’s a great way to introduce young readers to the importance of Ramadan and the diversity of religious traditions around the world.

One of the standout features of this book is the inclusivity it promotes. Kareem’s family is depicted as a diverse group of people, showcasing the variety of ethnicities and cultures that can be found within the Muslim community. This serves as a powerful message for children to embrace diversity and appreciate different cultures.

In addition to its engaging storytelling and beautiful illustrations, “It’s Ramadan, Curious George” also includes a glossary of Arabic terms used in the book, providing an opportunity for children to learn new words and phrases.

Overall, “It’s Ramadan, Curious George” is a delightful and important addition to any child’s library. It’s a fun way to learn about Ramadan and promote a message of inclusivity and diversity. So, gather your little ones and join Curious George on his Ramadan adventure!

For more Curious George content for Ramadan check out this read along video!