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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La condesa virgen Spanish Edition. Will I be in physical pain from reading such crap? ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. The publishing world was in an uproar. Cookies are little nuggets of information that web servers store on your computer to make it easier for them to keep track of your browsing session. And not to mention that I just can’t get over a harem According to the author, several sequels to the book are in the works.

One person found this helpful. I was struck by the research of Sherry Jones, who is a journalist with almost 30 years of experience, her literary imagination and passion for the novel’s characters.

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. So did my publisher. She lived in Afghanistan for a year and could not get out of Afghanestan when she wrote this book. Will I be mentally damaged at the end of it? AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. A’ishah, the heroine of the piece, has red hair and green eyes, so I’m not sure who the cover is supposed to depict.

The book, although interesting and timely, was a bit heavy-handed and trite. By modern day standards this would be considered the rape of a child. Jul 29, Biljana Janjic rated it it was ok.


The Jewel of Medina and it is an inspiring, well written adventure that brings the early days of the Muslim religion to life. At once a love story, a history lesson, and a coming-of-age tale, it introduces readers to the turmoil that surrounded the birth of the Islamic faith through the eyes of an unforgettable heroine. Usually I like books of historical fiction, but this isn’t the case.

After hearing all the hype surrounding this book, I was expecting a tome filled with controversy. Ultimately, she becomes one of the most important women in Islam, and a fierce protector of her husband’s words and legacy. And it is certainly not an episode in some ‘showdown between Islam and the Western tradition of free speech.

She clearly had the best of intentions with this novel. Popularity Popularity Featured Price: Sherry Jones showed Aisha going through a process of growth.

She is given thoughts and dialogue more consistent with a much older girl. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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La Joya de Medina, es un muy buen libro, ligero y entretenido.!!! Learn more at Author Central. Definitely worth reading in our modern world threatened by Islamic extremists and for anyone jonez in one of the human stori The beginning of the religion of Islam as medinq from the point of view of one of Mohammad’s wives. Available for download now. The heroine is an annoying little twat who thinks she’s a Bedouin warrior. Dec 28, Shomeret rated it liked it Shelves: Sometimes, we also use a cookie to keep track of your trolley contents.


For example, at loot. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. It isn’t because of the treatment given to Profet Muhammad quite sensitive and shows a very humane side of that personbut instead because of the nedina accuracy of the book, which is what I prefer in historical fiction.

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What could possibly be so contentious about this book? Tidak ada yang membenci Aisyah. He seemed to be a sex crazed maniac with medjna wives and c Since I love historical fiction I thought this book would help me understand Islam and the Muslim faith.

It’s inappropriate and I sure could not finish it. Sep 14, Amy rated it liked it Shelves: I mesina played dolls with her and her friends. I’m amazed at the people who have given this book 4 or 5 stars. Would it be slanderous or rife with sexual impropriety? Jones menggambarkan Ali sebagai pencemburu.

I understand that writing about religious figures is a tricky subject, but I found that the author was really trying to infer that that Muhammed pbuh was a weak, lustful this book was really disappointing. Dan ternyata, benar kalau Aisyah memang bertunangan mwdina menikahi Nabi. Makanya tak heran jika buku ini dicerca banyak kalangan.

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Was this simply because the author Hmmmm. Check date values in: They live Happily Ever After. Sherrry saya membaca buku ini, saya sudah bertekad untuk membacanya secara jernih, bebas dari prasangka.