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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Authentication ends after about 15 minutues of inactivity, or when you explicitly choose to end it. I’ve been called the World’s Most Dangerous Author, but that’s only true if you fear strong women. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Book ratings by Goodreads.

The New York Times. This book has a history of its’ own! The author and Ballantine subsequently agreed to terminate the agreement, with the understanding that the author would be free to publish elsewhere, if she so chose.

Rapture May 19, Muslim, Christian, Jew, athiest, Buddhist-we are all human beings with needs, desire and fears, all ‘created from the same soul.

Jadi bukan Meeina yang mengusir Aisyah. Ketika pembelaan dari Allah turun, sejak itu pula sikap kaum muslim pada Aisyah kembali seperti sediakala. But I guess seasoned readers would know better than to fall into that trap For instance, Aisha, who was born in and is the meina of the story, lost her virginity to Muhammad when she was 9 or 10 year Usually I like books of historical fiction, but this isn’t the case.


I can’t say I liked this version of Mohammed. Beliau cemburu karena dengan kehadiran Aisyah, Ali tidak lagi menjadi sahabat terkasih. But it is a formula and an overused one, at that.

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Bahkan ditulis kalau salah seorang perempuan Ummu Ayman digambarkan sebagai the town gossip. This theme, and historical background could give a masterpiece.

Joones the other, a couple of heavily bearded Muslim gentlemen were found guilty the other day of trying to firebomb the publisher. But nothing ever came of them. View all 47 comments.

La Joya de Medina

Or the scenes in which Jones argues that A’isha was seriously tempted to commit adultery–though she backs down from that plan at the last minute.

Well, buku ini, langsung dibuka dengan prolog yang provokatif. The organisation states that ” The Jewel of Medina is a book that accurately reflects the current temperament of the disbelievers” and that it “is yet another chapter in the continuing war against Islam and Muslims that reveals the burning hatred harboured in sgerry hearts of the disbelievers.

I have played dolls with her and her friends.


Press Trust of India. Jones tries to gloss over this by delaying consummation of the marriage until Dee is a teenager and at the same time presenting A’isha as much more mature than a child could possibly be. They do not humanize or, alas, even demonize religion.

Too bad, this sounded like a great idea for a book, but it seems to offer so little, no real substance, and only a superficial romance story. Trivia About The Jewel of Medina.

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I was looking for a glimpse into the mind and life of a Middle Eastern woman in 7th-century Saudi Arabia. Instead of relating the story of one woman’s love and relationship with a charismatic leader, what I got instead was a novel full of infighting, insecurity and envy.

I wasn’t sure what it would deliver. Sebelum dia bertaubat dan memang tuntutan budaya Arab purba pada masanya untuk membenci bayi perempuan.

As she grows to love her kind, generous husband, her ingenuity and devotion make her an indispensable advisor to Muhammad.