Khadijah goes to School Official Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
New book, Khadijah goes to School, with a universal message: helping yourself and helping other people™ - stresses contribution
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada – Tuesday August 02, 2011 - New book, Khadijah goes to School – A story about You…, is universal, and empowering. In one word, this book is about contribution: personal contribution, contribution to others, and contribution to society. It is a device designed to share identities and experiences, spark curiosity and discussion. A young girl, Khadijah, learns about the lessons of education and life, namely, life is: helping yourself and helping other people™.
Diversity is a key element in this project. This is reflective by way of her teacher and classmates from different faiths, as well as various creative elements at play.
The making of Khadijah goes to School involved hundreds of people from educators to students. Author, Asim Hussain wanted to ensure this book had value, “because this book is a contribution to Canada and every other nation.”
“This book is my ambassador to Canada, the United States and where ever else this book may go. This book shares experiences and tells stories. It’s a bridge builder, a device for communication and discussion, and is for all people. It is something friends and neighbours can share across this nation,” Asim Hussain, author of Khadijah goes to School.
Khadijah goes to School is a story about You. It is presented in a graphical way that is fun and simple, yet native and direct. Through various elements, ideas about the “The Self” are presented. There is something in here for everybody (children and adults). It’s an Ideas book. Join Khadijah on a journey. Come closer. Imagine being in Khadijah’s shoes for a moment, now experience the story – A story about You…
Snapshot of Reviews…:
“…I found Khadijah goes to School to be a whimsical book that has captivated me and my children….”
“… You got to look around, there’s pieces everywhere…”
“…The book is a story geared towards people of all ages- children and adults. It is showcased in a creative way with simple, yet very deep messages…”
“…This is a truly inspirational book, that leaves you wanting to know more..”
“…I must say that it grows on you. It is very well written…”