When Muslim Marriage Fails: Divorce Chronicles and Commentaries
In this important work, Suzy Ismail takes on the topic of crumbling Muslim marriages in the West. Using a refreshing storytelling approach, this book gives readers a view into five different failed marriages, both from the husbands' and the wives' perspectives, followed by commentary on why each marriage failed. Each story is different, and yet common themes such as miscommunication and a lack of common life visions repeat themselves again and again. By telling each story from both sides, the author also gives us a chance to truly see how two people can have such different perspectives and feelings on a shared situation, and in this way, reminds us of the great importance of communication in all our close relationships. This book will undoubtedly enter into the must-read category for family literature for Muslims here in the West.
--Dr. Mohamed Rida Beshir
Please purchase the book directly from Amana Publications or Amazon.com. It is also available in the Kindle edition off of Amazon.