skip to content
The youth of God : a novel Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The youth of God : a novel

Author: Hassan Ghedi Santur
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Mawenzi House, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The Youth of God tells the story of Nuur, a sensitive and religious seventeen-year-old Somali-Canadian boy who becomes radicalized by the teachings of Imam Yusuf at the local mosque in a neighbourhood in Toronto called Dixon that has become synonymous with crime, unemployment, and the broken dreams of many Somali immigrants. Trying to rescue Nuur from Islamic radicalism is his Somali biology teacher, Mr Ilmi.  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Santur, Hassan Ghedi.
Youth of God.
Toronto : Mawenzi House, 2019
(OCoLC)1090541665
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hassan Ghedi Santur
ISBN: 9781988449739 1988449731
OCLC Number: 1061779042
Description: 202 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Hassan Ghedi Santur.

Abstract:

"The Youth of God tells the story of Nuur, a sensitive and religious seventeen-year-old Somali-Canadian boy who becomes radicalized by the teachings of Imam Yusuf at the local mosque in a neighbourhood in Toronto called Dixon that has become synonymous with crime, unemployment, and the broken dreams of many Somali immigrants. Trying to rescue Nuur from Islamic radicalism is his Somali biology teacher, Mr Ilmi. Through the story of this one boy, the novel dramatizes the struggle for the soul of Islam."--

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1061779042> # The youth of God : a novel
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1061779042" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/onc> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Topic/radicalization> ; # Radicalization
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Topic/somalis_ontario_toronto> ; # Somalis--Ontario--Toronto
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/C813.6/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Place/ontario_toronto> ; # Ontario--Toronto.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Topic/muslim_youth_ontario_toronto> ; # Muslim youth--Ontario--Toronto
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Topic/muslim_youth> ; # Muslim youth
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Topic/somalis> ; # Somalis
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Person/santur_hassan_ghedi> ; # Hassan Ghedi Santur
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2019" ;
    schema:datePublished "2019" ;
    schema:description ""The Youth of God tells the story of Nuur, a sensitive and religious seventeen-year-old Somali-Canadian boy who becomes radicalized by the teachings of Imam Yusuf at the local mosque in a neighbourhood in Toronto called Dixon that has become synonymous with crime, unemployment, and the broken dreams of many Somali immigrants. Trying to rescue Nuur from Islamic radicalism is his Somali biology teacher, Mr Ilmi. Through the story of this one boy, the novel dramatizes the struggle for the soul of Islam."--"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/8989236015> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1090541665> ;
    schema:name "The youth of God : a novel"@en ;
    schema:productID "1061779042" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781988449739> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1061779042> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Person/santur_hassan_ghedi> # Hassan Ghedi Santur
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Santur" ;
    schema:givenName "Hassan Ghedi" ;
    schema:name "Hassan Ghedi Santur" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Place/ontario_toronto> # Ontario--Toronto.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Ontario--Toronto." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Topic/muslim_youth_ontario_toronto> # Muslim youth--Ontario--Toronto
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Muslim youth--Ontario--Toronto"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/8989236015#Topic/somalis_ontario_toronto> # Somalis--Ontario--Toronto
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Somalis--Ontario--Toronto"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781988449739>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1988449731" ;
    schema:isbn "9781988449739" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1090541665>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Youth of God." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1061779042> ; # The youth of God : a novel
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.