Stories from Islamic Novel

The Gift (Part-39)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Aunt Ani, I don't want to be impolite but this is getting too much now...I just hope it won't go out of hand. I agreed to come because I like and respect her and you. She...

The Gift (Part-38)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."I'm afraid I have a plan with my family tonight", Yasmin excused herself. "But I'm sure Miss Syakirah is free". Syakirah felt a knot in her stomach and said to herself, "I'll get back to you...

The Gift (Part-37)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Wow, that's a ... really profound outlook, Syakirah. I wish all teachers have such a perspective...what a good place a school would be...". "Are you saying that it is a too unrealistic view, Mr. Imran?", she...

The Gift (Part-36)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."So, was I interrupting something just now?", he asked changing the subject. "We were talking about the trip this morning", Ani answered abruptly with a small laugh trying to make the situation a little cheerful. Realizing...

The Gift (Part-35)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Syakirah took a 10 a.m. flight from KB. Her house-mate picked her up at the airport. After lunch, she called Yasmin about the meeting. "Are you still coming with me, Min?", Syakirah asked. "I'd never want...

The Gift (Part-34)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Isn't there anything you don't know Miss Melissa?", asked Hidayat who was impressed with Melissa.Melissa laughed. "I happened to read about it in a paper when I was in KL a few weeks ago. I don't...

The Gift (Part-33)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.It was 4.00 p. m when Imran got home. Saleha was in the kitchen with Mak Jah. Imran went to them and asked where Hidayat was. His mother said Hidayat was in his room with Alan...

The Gift (Part-32)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Oh, yes. I'm sorry I couldn't make it. I had something important on that night". They both smiled. "Well, nice meeting you again Mr. Imran". "Nice meeting you too". She looked at her watch. After saying...

The Gift (Part-31)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Imran snapped out of his thought. "Hmm? Lunch?…ohh...sorry, Hidayat. I have a meeting at 2.30. But we're still playing tennis today. I'll be home before five, In sha Allah", Imran replied and smiled at his brother....

The Gift (Part-30)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Oh, Syira...of course it has everything to do with that. If you're a brave person like I've always known, you wouldn't want to run away from this. It's like being challenged and you have to fight....

The Gift (Part-29)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.Syakirah was in her room packing up stuff she wanted to bring home when the telephone rang. Lisa, her housemate, said the call was for her. It was Maria. She told Syakirah that her Aunt Ani...

The Gift (Part-28)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."It went well I assume...", he said smiling at his mother. "Well, not as exciting as what you've been up to, I think", Saleha responded trying to get a hint of Hidayat's secret project. Hidayat just...

The Gift (Part-27)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Oh, Maria....once is enough. It doesn't matter if they like me or not...though I think Mrs. Saleha seems like a sweet lady, don't you think?", Syakirah said. "Yeah she is. Well, if Mrs. Saleha is nice....and...

The Gift (Part-26)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Syakirah, so, you're not going home this semester break?", Ani asked. Syakirah was surprised that Ani knew the college was on a break but didn't show her surprise. "I am but in a couple of days"....

The Gift (Part-25)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Thank you for your concern. I will as soon as the time comes. For now, I want to keep this as a secret". With that Dr. Norman nodded and smiled politely at his patient. Ani just...

The Gift (Part-24)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Mom, Aunt Ani's here", Hidayat told them as Ani ushered in and greeted Saleha and Imran. "Ani, I didn't hear your car", Saleha said to her best friend. "No, I took a cab. I sent the...

The Gift (Part-23)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."I mean, yes, I was interested. I knew about this school from our academic advisor at the college. And I did give a thought about it. But, no, I don't want to study there. I think...

The Gift (Part-22)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."No, no. Iskandar and I have agreed to do this. He even said not to worry about Marina. She's fine with this. And Mom, they're not going to her parents' house together not because of this...

The Gift (Part-21)

To read the previous part of this story, click here.It was almost 5 p.m when Imran walked into the house again. Saleha was setting tea at the dining table. She told him that Hidayat went to visit his friends who live two blocks from them....

The Gift (Part-20)

To read the previous part of this story, click here."Hey, don't you want to clean up first?...after sleeping one whole night in the bus?", Imran asked his brother teasingly. "You might spoil the smell of the food". Imran had told Hidayat to take a flight...