Tales of Mini Maryam – Mini Me Book Activity

This closed event took place on Friday 10th July, organised by the Children’s Islamic Library. Find a summary of the event to celebrate the publication of Tales of Mini Maryam, the craft activity that followed the story time and images from the winning entries in the competition.


The lovely author of Tales of Mini Maryam, Kosser Abdul Aziz, read the six tales from the book to the enwrapped audience via Zoom. To find out more about the book and see some sample pages visit this page. Watch a sample story being read below. To arrange a virtual storytelling session with Kosser please contact info@ihrc.org.[page continues after video]

How to Make a Mini-Me Book and Competition winners

This was open to Storytime with Sister Kosser event participants only. The lucky winners of signed book are: Zahraa, Muhammad Hasan Ali and Madiha Maahi.

These were their hand crafted books. For instructions on how to make a book keep reading to the end of the page (children must not be allowed to do this unsupervised).

How to make your own Mini-Me Book

Make sure any children are supervised at all times.

Et voila!