New Islamic Directions

By Imam Zaid Shakir

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Where I'm Coming From

A collection of articles, some of which are available at, while others were written for Emel Magazine, a groundbreaking British monthly.

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Treatise for the Seekers of Guidance

A contemporary English translation of the Arabic work with commentary, Al-Muhasibi's Risalah al-Mustarshideen.

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Dear Self

A Year In the Life of a Welfare Mother -- A compilation based on the journals of Richelene Mitchell with a forward by Imam Zaid Shakir. Foreword Magazine Book of the Year Bronze Winner. Indies Next Generation Book of the Year Award.

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Scattered Pictures: Reflections of an American Muslim<

An anthology of essays focusing on religious, sociopolitical and racial issues.

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Heirs of the Prophets

An English translation of the Arabic work, Waratha al-Anbiya by the renowned scholar Ibn Rajab al-Hanbali.


Treatise For The Seekers Of Guidance


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