Interview with Sheikh Ahmed Mohammed Awal

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
To make the most of today. Because time waisted is time loss
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I either teach, lectures or doing some research on other things
How do you discover the ebooks you read?
A friend introduces me
Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
Yes. It's about the stars and the celestial bodies, and what causes them not to fall on our heads
How do you approach cover design?
It has to be captivating and illustrate the content of the book
What do you read for pleasure?
Philosophy books
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
I must confess, anytime I give a lecture, my books sells like hot cake
Describe your desk
Full of book. My wife gets angry at it, because it's unkept
Where did you grow up, and how did this influence your writing?
I grew up in a suburb of Ghana, where books are hard to get. And I seems to be drawn to reading. The rest is history
When did you first start writing?
About twenty years ago.
What's the story behind your latest book?
It's to bridge the gap between the two celebrated religions: Islam and Christianity
How has Smashwords contributed to your success?
A friend told me about it last year, and am here now to try and see how efficient it is
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
That many people will be able to hear me and benefit from my thought
What do your fans mean to you?
They mean a lot to me. They are the engine upon which I keep on moving. They motivate me to keep bringing out new idears
What are you working on next?
Juxtaposing religion and science, and show that they don't oppose each other
Who are your favorite authors?
All religion writers
Published 2016-02-07.
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Books by This Author

Islam & Christianity - A Comparative Analysis
Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Comparative Religion
The humble writer believes that whatever the beliefs of any person may be, he respects them and he does not like them to be ridiculed. Therefore, let us think over our religious beliefs. Let the adherents of each come together with open mind and hearts and search for inner intentions of faith.
Ninety Nine Reasons Why Jesus Is Not God
Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Bibles
This book, NINETY NINE REASONS WHY JESUS IS NOT GOD, craftly presented to the reader a forceful argument and using reason came out with 99 reasons from the bible to prove that Jesus is infact, not a son of God nor was he a God. A very well researched book. It’s a best seller in USA and Canada.
Islam And Science
Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: Simple English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research
This book is an attempt to introduce Muslim youth in particular and mankind in general to the world of knowledge that sprang from the teachings of the Qur’an and influenced human studies and culture in diverse ways that led to scientific inventions and growth of knowledge in the Muslim world between the 7th and 14th centuries and brought about the Renaissance in Europe