The Jewel of Medina is a historical novel by Sherry Jones. It was scheduled for publication by Random House in , but subsequently cancelled; it was. La Joya de Medina (Bolsillo Zeta Edicion Limitada) by Sherry Jones at AbeBooks – ISBN – ISBN – Ediciones B – La joya de Medina: la apasionante y polĂ©mica historia de Aisha, la esposa favorita de Mahoma by Sherry Jones at – ISBN .

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Beginning with an unusually early purdah forced segregation from the opposite sexA’isha joyw that life as Muhammad’s favored wife will not be an easy task.

Was this simply because the author chose to write through the eyes of a young, impetuous, jealous girl?

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He would not want to hurt me, but how could he help it? She longs for the priviledges of men. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Tapi bukan Shafwan seperti klaim Jones. That Mohammad wanted to give us freedom, but that the other men took it away.

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The writing is just abysmal. However, Jones has promised Elnaggar an interview after the novel is published. Josephine Baker in Montmartre. Dan ternyata, benar kalau Aisyah memang bertunangan sebelum menikahi Nabi. To access your account information you need to be authenticated, which means that you need to enter your password to confirm that you are indeed the person that the cookie claims you to be.

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It’s a good offer. The Jewel of Medina is a historical fiction novel about A’isha bint Abu Bakr, one of the Prophet Muhammad’s numerous wives and, according to Muslim history, his favorite. The Jewel of Medina is the little-known story of the woman behind Allah’s chosen messenger; Here are A’isha bint Bakr’s desires, disappointments and dreams for all to see, woven amongst the inception of one of the worlds most formidable and misunderstood religions. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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I found the novel to be something of a missed opportunity. The Random House Publishing Group. Sebenarnya saya tidak memiliki masalah terhadap suatu karya fiksi yang menceritakan seorang tokoh, tapi saya memiliki masalah jika tokoh tersebut adalah eherry sosok suci!

Bagaimanapun sulit melepas prasangka dalam membaca sebuah buku jika si penulisnya sendiri memiliki prasangka dalam menulis bukunya. Apalagi menyangkut seorang tokoh suci yang diimani oleh milyaran orang. Sesuatu yang tidak layak ditampilkan dalam visualisasi seorang yang suci.

It is a disturbing reminder that this tradition is not universal and that it is at present subject to very real threats. Several reviews have been posted already, including a review in Egypt Todayin which the author, a Muslim, says that I have written very favorably about the Prophet.

Being a Muslim, it’s hard to not be overly critical when reviewing the book even when I try to keep an open mind. The Tempest in a Teapot: Ultimately, your interest may largely depend on how much you care about historical figures reimagined as proto-feminists, although the dynamic between A’isha and Muhammad’s other wives is entertaining once it kicks into gear. The way the author portrayed Mohammed made me really wonder how this religion ever took off.


Customers who viewed this item also viewed. I think that is one of the problems with books that are just so hyped: The authors lack of knowledge on the subject is obvious, plus she arrogantly writes in first person prose as if Ayesha is from generation!!!

To begin with, Allah has never been referred to as al-Lah, and after all the sources referred to in the writing of this book at least the number that are listed in the bibliography really surprising. The best way to defeat Planned Parenthood. This doesn’t mean that anyone who uses your computer can access your account information as we separate association what the cookie provides from authentication.

Want to Read saving…. As she grows to love her kind, generous husband, her ingenuity and devotion make her an indispensable advisor sherrry Muhammad. As a reader, I never saw him as a forceful personal leader. Usually I like books of historical fiction, but this isn’t the case.