Does My Head Look Big in This? by Randa Abdel-Fattah | 19 Body-Positive Books You'll Want To Read With Your Daughter || Amal Abdel-Hakim is a 17-year-old Australian-Palestinian Muslim who decides to start wearing the hijab full-time. This decision doesn’t come easily: She is scared it will change the way people look at her. Through Amal’s voice, stereotypes and misconceptions about beauty and religion are confronted and questioned.
Does My Head Look Big in This? (Arabic ed) (Arabic Edition) by Randa Abdel-Fattah Sixteen-year old Amal is a devout Muslim living in Australia. She is all of the things that a typical Australian teenager is with the attitude, intelligence, and aspirations of a "modern girl." However, her life takes a dramatic turn when she decides to wear her hijab full-time. Will she have to give up her aspirations? Will she lose her friends? What will her place be once she outwardly embraces her faith?