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For me it is relevant and interesting.

The Jewel of Medina is indeed a page turner, that wisps the reader into the beginning years of the foundation and su An overall intriguing novel, Sherry Jones created both a successful and knjiiga historical book with The Jewel of Medina.

Quotes from Dragulj Medine. I fell in love with Muhammad’s young wife, the young heroine-Aisha, and could hardly put the draguoj down I was so interested in her plight. I never really thought about who the “prophet” was in the muslim religion but with all the wives he acquires his followers are “only” allowed 4 he seems more human than divine.

She is also a speaker on issues including women’s rights, free speech, and Islamophobia. I really enjoyed this book! She does list of number of references she turned to, so it is not just a figment of her imagination, but no surprise there is very little info about women in those days. To je pitanje za doktorsku radnju. Don’t expect Shakesperian prose but enjoy the quick easy read.

Odlazite li u rodni kraj? Looking at some of the reviews though, one can clearly say that some had hoped to find some historical truth in it But, come on, is this really that big a deal?


Trivia About The Jewel of Medina. Ista je stvar bila i u Srbiji. The book was very visual, I enjoyed it. The author acknowledges in a closing note that she did fictionalize and use literary devices.

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And beware–some readers will find some of the subject matter offensive. Want to Read saving…. Entertaining read that leads me to research Muhammad more. Beyond that, there are several good aspects to this book.

Dragulj Medine by Sherry Jones (4 star ratings)

Kako biste vi sebe zapravo okarakterisali? It was an intereting overview of life at the time of the beginning of Islam as well as 7th Century Arabia. It had apparently been well researched as it described a very confusing time for people of faith.

Definitely worth reading in our modern world threatened by Islamic extremists and for anyone interested in one of the human stories behind one of the world’s major religions. Would she continue to be the same strong woman, ready to battle for the people and religion she loved? This is a wonderful book that I highly recommend to fans of historical fiction. Return to Book Page. Ecclesia militans napreduje i trijumfira. Ko nam je kriv? She was his third wife and after seeing her mother be a kind of slave to the head wife in her own home A’isha vows t This was historical fiction telling the story of A’isha Bint Abi Bakr child bride of the Prophet Muhammad.

It kept my attention all throughout mnjiga book. Other books in the series. Love was something you did for another person Prvu sam morao napisati kao spomen djetetu koje mi je nestalo. If you read it purely as a work of fiction, it was an ok novel. In Jones’s authorial notes, she provides some information about her research that made me realize that the novel was probably more fiction than fact. Normalno je da tako reagiraju. An interesting look at the beginnings of The Islam religion.


Aisha was some kind of woman. She was his third wife and after seeing her mother be a kind of slave to the head wife in her own home Medind vows knjiva be hatun or “Great Lady” and never be a slave to anyone.

Volio bih da je definitivno. I can’t wait to re I really enjoyed this book! Jones has also published a satirical short story, “Rapture,” on Kindle at http: She makes a strong case that all of us especially those of us living far away from the Middle East need to make efforts to learn about other cultures and religions or there will never be a chance for future harmony.

Ko lnjiga ga opisao u milion nijansi boje srca koje postoje.

Learning about the earliest Muslim women and the prophet Muhammad also fascinated me because of the obvious timliness of the subject. Looking forward to reading the next book. But I think it was a really well done piece of historical fiction from a young woman’s perspective. The beginning of the religion of Islam as told from the point of view of one of Mohammad’s wives. Sherry Jones is an American journalist and internationally best selling author of the controversial “The Jewel of Medina” and other historical fiction novels about women’s power.

Loved this book, and the timing of this semi-historical fiction is particularly relevant.