Footsteps. By Umm Zakiyyah. Ismael and Sarah have what every couple hopes to achieve. Stability, dedication, and a comfortable life. Footsteps by Umm Zakiyyah. 3 likes. Book. Footsteps by Umm Zakiyyah. Book. 3 people like this topic. Want to like this Page? Sign up for Facebook to get. Footsteps: a novel /‚Äč Umm Zakiyyah. Author. Zakiyyah, Umm. Published. Suitland, MD: Al-Walaa Publications, []. Content Types. text. Carrier Types.

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Besides polygyny, marriage is also brought up in Footsteps a lot a subject that is becoming more and more relevant in my life I know some reviews mentioned being frustrated by hearing so little of some characters, but I really enjoyed all the glimpses of the different families and how they live – I can’t get over how thrilling it is to read a book and EVERYBODY’s Muslim!

Footsteps by Umm Zakiyyah

No romance is complete without a love triangle. Paperbackpages.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. My favorite of the three. Zainab Aq rated it really liked it Nov 04, Other books in the series.

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Rawan rated it really liked it Sep 28, Raheemah rated it really liked it Oct 24, TahminA rated it it was amazing Feb 03, Stability, dedication, and a comfortable life. I would never want to be in a shared relationship of course, but this book makes the readers understand that it is possible and that it is allowed and why it is in Islam. The general overview of this book is that it follows Sarah and her husband Ishmael as he looks into finding himself another wife in the eyes of a late 20s new muslim, masha’allah.


When I reviewed ‘A Voice’ I said I thought it felt like the author’s writing style had matured, and that’s definitely evident in this book.

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But as the story unfolds, the hairline fractures in their marriage become visible, and the fractures become splintering cracks as Sarah discovers a detrimental secret her husband has kept from her for zwkiyyah months, a secret second wife. Nusaybah’s comment about not minding the “other” couple’s business reminds me of a friend’s similar sentiments The journey began in If I Should Speak with Tamika Douglass’s path of spiritual growth and direction, treaded at the hands of her college roommates, Aminah and Dee, two Muslims on opposite ends of their strength in Islam.

Zendre rated it it was amazing Zakihyah 05, I understand a little more why it shouldn’t be as tabooed as it is, but I understand that our reactions are also understandable. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Considering the stance at the end of the book that seems to be the author’s I’m wondering if footstteps was supposed to be Ismael’s thought process? Zakiyyan I Should Speak 3. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Qurat-ul-ain rated it it was amazing Aug 07, View all 4 comments.

Nov 06, Chey rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Lina rated it it was ok Aug 02, I love that Umm Zakiyyah allowed us glimpses of all the families, which really helped us to imagine an established Muslim society and how everything footsgeps many families not just one. It talks alot about the struggles that women go through to understand this and it also has a character that is the second wife of a man who is friends with Sarah. Footsteps By Umm Zakiyyah.


If I Should Zakiyayh 3 books. Stability, dedication, and a comfortable life. Her work has earned praise from writers, professors, and filmmakers and has been translated into multiple languages.

It talks alot about the struggles that women go through to understand this and it also So, I have to say I was not as impressed as I was with the first 2. I could see why people have issues about that. No trivia or quizzes yet.

I think anyone can figure that out. Thank you Umm Zakiyyahs. Nadia Adnan rated it it was amazing Nov 09, I felt uncomfortable at times, since it felt like the author was advocating polygamy for everyone, but by the end zakiyah clear that her stance is the same as mine: Abeer Mirza rated it it was amazing Mar 05, Married for twenty-six years and having accepted Islam on a journey they took together, Ismael and Sarah have zakiyyqh every marriage couple hopes to achieve.