By NbA Muslims Team
One of the main reasons why NbA Muslims founder, Layla Abdullah-Poulos launched this platform was to support and promote art, culture and social issues. “We should all be each other’s cheerleaders,” said Abdullah-Poulos during a Muslimah Writers summit interview.
Under her pseudonym, Lyndell Williams, she had 3 short stories published in the collection Shades of BWWM. The anthology features stories involving Black women and White men as love interests. The stories touch multiple genres. her stories include
- Second Chance (romance);
- My Hearts Tranquility (erotica), and
- The Reluctant Alpha (paranormal).
To celebrate her latest publication, the Abdullah-Poulos interviewed Muslim authors Zara J., Nasheed Jaxson and Umm Juwayriyah on Facebook Live during the publisher, Love Journey Books’ release party.
- Writing outside one’s gender
- The importance of short stories
- Interracial romance
- Erotic content
Lyndell Williams is also hosting 3 giveaways of the authors’ books. She is giving multiple copies of :
American Boy by Zara J.
Temptation seemed oh-so-tasty until American Muslim Entertainment’s new IT Boy, Umar, gets hit with reality when his sins with an unequally yoked intern, Celine, surfaces as a precious pregnancy. As if the shameful act wasn’t enough, Celine’s determination to have the family she never had as a child brings much-unwanted attention to Umar’s prominent career, resulting the religious entertainment company to have him under close surveillance. Celine agrees to keep the pregnancy discreet, but when Umar’s childhood crush, Tara, returns to town the battle for his heart begins. ∼Amazon Description
Her Justice by Nasheed Jaxson
Do you know how it feels to lose the love of your life? The beautiful and powerful business investor, Audria Cox, knows exactly how it feels to lose the man that gave her everything; and for that reason, she’s willing to do anything to stop it from happening again. In fact, Audria has set her sights on her therapist and desperately desires to gain his heart. There’s only one problem, Audria’s grief counselor, Justice Lowe, is not only very handsome, caring, and the most spiritual man she knows; Justice is also very married. ∼Amazon Description
Tried and Tested by Umm Juwayriyah
A teenage Iman Johnson left home over a decade ago to follow behind a street loving hustler who promised her the world. When that world became too much for her to endure, mentally and physically, she found herself back in Pittsburgh, PA at her Muslim mother’s doorstep seeking refuge. But will the Muslim family and community that she’d turned her back on years ago be ready to finally accept her or has too much time, emotions, hurt, and secrets built up between them to overcome? ∼Amazon Description
Click the images or below to enter for a chance to win.
American Boy Giveaway
Her Justice Giveaway
Tried and Tested Giveaway