Arab American Book Award for Non-Fiction

 

2016 selection

This Muslim American Life

Arab American Book Award for Non-Fiction 2016

by Moustafa Bayoumi

Winner of the 2016 Evelyn Shakir Non-Fiction Arab American Book Award

Over the last few years, Moustafa Bayoumi has been an extra in Sex and the City 2 playing a generic Arab, a terrorist suspect (or at least...


2015 selection

Old Islam in Detroit: Rediscovering the Muslim American Past

Arab American Book Award for Non-Fiction 2015

by Sally Howell

Across North America, Islam is portrayed as a religion of immigrants, converts, and cultural outsiders. Yet Muslims have been part of American society for much longer than most people realize. This book documents...