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What is the book about?

In the unconventionally titled book, readers will discover a story about relationships that swayed due to cultural boundaries imposed upon human emotions. The book, co-written by Abdul Aziz, is an attempt to highlight and repair major societal issues that dampen the spirit of humanity.

When was this book launched?

I Am not Haram was launched just this month in Dubai and the event was attended by Emirati entrepreneur and collector Suhail Mohammad Al Zarooni amongst others.

What inspired you to write this book?

People around me, youngsters dwelling on depression, adults who no more remember who they were a few years back and what they have become now because of self destruction.

Who is this book for?

Its is for anyone and everyone who has ever loved anyone in his or her life...

Where is it available?

It’s an e-book and anyone can purchase it from www.iamnotharam.com, You don’t need any paypal account for it.

Any excerpt from the book you like to quote?

“Have you ever pondered over how well have we developed our sense of emotion? The societal criteria for acceptance has turned us into recognition hungry individuals who crave fame and success, both of which are overvalued to be worth more than human emotions. It has suddenly become so easy to provoke emotions and discard them at the expense of the other person’s heartbreak…”