Genre: Adult Contemporary Muslim / Islamic Fiction
Synopsis: How far does friendship stretch?
When Rekiya and Zaynunah met as teenagers, neither had any inkling this would be the start of a lifelong friendship. That the bond they formed as friends would see them through the best and worst of times… An unlikely alliance, Rekiya is the unacknowledged daughter of one of the Richest men in the country, while Zaynunah is the Ibadan raised hijabi from a more modest background.
Years later, a mutual loss will test the ties that bind them; of friendship, family, and healing.
Rekiya & Z explores the themes of Time and its fickleness, trauma, loss and the varying realities of Muslim Womanhood against the backdrop of Africa’s most populous country.
Trigger Warnings; Sexual assault, Infertility, Abandonment and Childhood trauma, Visibly Muslim women crushing it at life!