In the Name of Allah, The Compassionate, The Merciful

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Our Newest Addition!

The Diamond in the Sand

by Laila Hasib

The Sequel to The Sandhills of Arabia

Uncover the devastating story of US espionage against Black

American Muslims as Mary searches for her true identity.

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After The Sandhills of Arabia was first published in 1992, the lovers of Shaheedah, Jafar and Mary patiently awaited its sequel and were rewarded three years later with The Diamond in the Sand. In 2017 Inked Resistance Islamic Publishing began and its first title was The Sandhills of Arabia. This 2023 edition of its sequel is being graciously offered after 28 years.

The Diamond in the Sand pursues the story of the friendship of two young ladies, Shaheedah and Mary, focusing on Mary’s search for her true identity. It captures truth, justice and love and reveals US espionage against Black American Muslims and upholders of peace throughout the world.



Save by purchasing The Sandhills of Arabia and The Diamond in the Sand with a Buy One Get One 25% Off (BOGO25%Off). Go to the Combination Book Page in the Shop to get them.


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A Faith-Based Medley of Muslim Poetry

& Spoken Word

Edited by Laila Hasib

A kaleidoscope of visions, beliefs, voices, emotions and action

awaits within these pages. One person talking to another.

WOKE & LOUD: A Faith-Based Medley of Muslim Poetry & Spoken Word is an anthology of 36 Muslim poets and spoken word artists. These young and new adults, along with a bunch of older folks, bare their souls in hope that the audience will dare to also. Inked Resistance Islamic Publishing is proud to offer this medley of commentaries on our relationships with Allah, each other and the world so future generations can rest assured these wordsmiths actively sought a higher purpose and resisted wrongs with moral solutions.


Check out these spoken word artists’ contributions to our anthology:


Philadelphia Youth Poet Laureate Sister Husnaa Haajarah Hashim spitting Mortality


Brother Tyson Amir spitting Between Huey and Malcolm


Sister Nicole Najmah Abraham (Najmah53) spitting Lineage @


Ottawa Poet Laureate Brother Jamaal Jackson Rogers (JustJamaal) spitting For My Father @ and A Poem for Life @


Brother Husain Modjtehedi spitting Mr. Puppet and Je Ne Suis Pas Charlie @


Brother Ibrahim Muhammad Heshaam Jaaber (G.I. Jaaber) spitting What’s the Difference and I Buried Malcolm @


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