With black and white photos, written by an American Muslim, this work presents a brief yet comprehensive survey of the basic teachings on the significance of Islam's central concept, faith in and submission to God. American Muslim author Suzanne Haneef also offers here an excellent insights and explanations about Islam and Muslims. The most common questions asked of Muslims are answered in a straightforward style, neither apologetic nor defensive. It introduces the reader to how Muslims feel about various aspects of life, how they worship, and how Muslims living in the West practice their religion. Simple language makes it an easy read for anyone interested in learning more about Islam and comparative religion. The author grew up a devout Christian and later discovered Islam through contact with Muslims and extensive reading. She is active in the field of Islamic education and has traveled widely in the Muslim world. This book is the result of thirty years of studying and living Islam. This book is highly recommended.