Nasir Khan

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The Qur'an (Quran, Koran, Al-Qur'an)

• <b>Author:</b> Marmaduke William Pickthall (Translator)<p>The <b>Qur’an</b> (<i>al-qur’an</i>, literally “the recitation”; also sometimes transliterated as <b>Quran</b>, <b>Qur’an</b>, <b>Koran</b>, <b>Alcoran</b> or <b>Al-Qur’an</b>) is the central religious text of Islam. Muslims believe the Qur’an to be the book of divine guidance and direction for mankind, …

The Bhagavad Gita

• <b>Author:</b> Bhagavad Gita<p><i>The Bhagavad Gita</i> is a classic Hindu scripture that reveals a conversation between Lord Krishna and Arjuna in the middle of a battlefield before a battle. Krishna explains the duty of a warrior and prince along with spiritual teachings such as yoga, reincarnation, and</i> …

Holy Quran

• <b>Author:</b> Maulana Muhammad Ali<p>The Holy Qur'an EBook version<br>English Translation and Commentary<br>• Detailed commentary with extensive references to standard authorities, both classical and modern<br>• Comprehensive introduction deals with Islamic teachings and the collection and arrangement of the Holy …

Killing Jesus: A History by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard - A 30-Minute Chapter-by-Chapter Summary

• <b>Author:</b> InstaRead Summaries<p>With InstaRead Chapter-by-Chapter Summaries, you can get the essence of a book in 30 minutes or less. We read every chapter and summarize it in one or two paragraphs so you can get the information contained in the book at a much faster rate.<p>This is an InstaRead Summary of …

Mandela

• <b>Author:</b> Anthony Sampson<p>Widely considered to be the most important biography of Nelson Mandela, Antony Sampson’s remarkable book has been updated with an afterword by acclaimed South African journalist, John Battersby.<p>Long after his presidency of South Africa, Nelson Mandela remained an …

Long Walk To Freedom Vol 2

• <b>Author:</b> Nelson Mandela<p>The riveting memoirs of the outstanding moral and political leader of our time, LONG WALK TO FREEDOM brilliantly recreates the drama of the experiences that helped shape Nelson Mandela's destiny. From his imprisonment on Robben Island to his remarkable journey to freedom and …

Mummy Told Me Not to Tell

• <b>Author:</b> Cathy Glass<p>When Reece arrives at Cathy's door aged 7 years old, he has already passed through the hands of four different carers in four weeks. As the details of his short life emerge, it becomes clear that to help him, Cathy will face her biggest challenge yet.<p>The latest title from the …

Long Walk To Freedom Vol 1

• <b>Author:</b> Nelson Mandela<p>The riveting memoirs of the outstanding moral and political leader of our time, LONG WALK TO FREEDOM brilliantly recreates the drama of the experiences that helped shape Nelson Mandela's destiny. From his beginning in the Transkei to his being taken to Robben Island, this is …

Nelson Mandela

• <b>Author:</b> Richard Stengel<p>Previously published as <i>Mandela's Way</i><p>Written by the co-author of international bestseller <i>Long Walk to Freedom</i>, <i>Nelson</i> <i>Mandela: Portrait of an Extraordinary Man</i> presents fifteen powerful lessons on life and leadership based on the life and work of Nelson Mandela (1918 - 2013), …

Jade Forever in My Heart

• <b>Author:</b> Jade Goody<p>Jade's heart-breaking diary of her fight against terminal cancer and her final precious months with her beloved family.<p>In August 2007 Jade Goody received the shattering news that she had cervical cancer. She was only 27 years old. But with her usual strength of character, Jade was …

Brutal

• <b>Author:</b> Nabila Sharma<p>He was my religious teacher. I should have been able to trust him. But he made me do unspeakable things…<p>At seven years old, Nabila Sharma began her lessons at the mosque as every good Muslim girl does. But from the minute she looked up at her Imam, the man who held her …

I Am Malala

• <b>Author:</b> Malala Yousafzai & Christina Lamb<p><b>*Winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize*</b><p>When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday, 9 October 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price when she was shot in the head at point-blank range.<p>Malala …

Shamed

• <b>Author:</b> Sarbjit Kaur Athwal<p><i>In 1998, Sarbjit Athwal was called by her husband to attend a family meeting. It looked like just another family gathering. An attractive house in west London, a large dining room, two brothers, their mother, one wife. But the subject they were discussing was anything but</i> …

The Girl Without a Voice

• <b>Author:</b> Casey Watson<p>Bestselling author and foster carer Casey Watson tells the shocking and deeply moving true story of a young girl with severe behavioural problems.<p>This is the first of several stories about ‘difficult’ children Casey helped during her time as a behaviour manager at her local …

Driven from Within

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Jordan & Tinker Hatfield<p>'A part of all those people who helped me along the way can be found in everything I have done and continue to do. I had some great teachers - and I listened to what they had to say.' - Michael Jordan<p>A global icon in sports, style and business, Michael Jordan …

At My Mother's Knee...

• <b>Author:</b> Paul O'Grady<p>Paul O'Grady is one of Britain's very best loved entertainers. He is known and adored by millions, whether as the creator of the acid-tongued Blonde Bombsite, Lily Savage, the presenter of the fantastically successful, award-winning <i>Paul O'Grady Show</i> on Channel 4 or the massive …

Secrets of an Essex Girl

• <b>Author:</b> Lauren Goodger<p>Welcome to the wonderful world of Lauren Goodger! Before The Only Way is Essex Lauren was just an ordinary girl, working as a secretary and trying to build a life with her long-term boyfriend Mark Wright. Now she's constantly followed by the paparazzi; she can't wear a bikini …

Fishery Closure Puts New England's Shrimp Season On Ice

New England chefs like Andrew Taylor and Mike Wiley are still coming to terms with the news: No more shrimp until further notice.<p>This week, regulators shut down the New England fishery for Gulf of Maine shrimp for the first time in 35 years. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission judged …

Nelson Mandela, the Father

To the very end, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, though frail and somewhat forgetful, remained the Father of the Nation for South Africans. It could even be said that, in the several trips he’s made to the hospital over the past two years, he was, in his own way, preparing his family—biological and …

Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid icon and father of modern South Africa, dies

Freedom fighter, prisoner, moral compass and South Africa's symbol of the struggle against racial oppression.<p>That was Nelson Mandela, who emerged from prison after 27 years to lead his country out of decades of apartheid.<p>He died Thursday night at age 95.<p>His message of reconciliation, not vengeance, …

Nelson Mandela, 1998 - Harvard Voices

Nelson Mandela has died at the age of 95