Laughing All The Way To The Mosque
Zarqa Nawaz has all the time straddled two cultures. She’s simply as more likely to be agonizing over which sparkly earrings will "pimp out" her hijab as to be flirting with the Walmart meat supervisor in a futile try to protected halal rooster the day earlier than Eid. Little Mosque at the Prairie introduced Zarqa’s personal laugh-out-loud tackle her on a regular basis tradition conflict to audience around the globe. And now, in Laughing All the Way to the Mosque, she tells the from time to time absurd, from time to time difficult, all the time humorous tales of being Zarqa in a western society. From explaining to the plumber why the bathroom will have to be inside sitting arm’s achieve of the water faucet (trace: it comes to a watering can and a Muslim obsession with cleanliness "down there") to urging the electrician to put an eye-height electric socket for her better half’s father’s epilepsy-inducing light-up image of the Kaaba, Zarqa paints a hilarious portrait of rising up in a family the place, in line with her father, the Quran says it is ok to devour at McDonald’s-but provided that you order the McFish.