Demi is the award-winning creator of numerous books for children, including The Empty Pot; Buddha; The Dalai Lama; The Legend of Saint Nicholas; Gandhi, which was named a New York Times Best Illustrated Book and received an Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award; and Muhammad, which was named a Kirkus Reviews Editors' Choice selection, a Booklist Editors' Choice selection, one of the Booklist Top Ten Religion Books for Youth, and a Book Links "Lasting Connections" selection, and was cited in a Publishers Weekly starred review as a "timely, exceptionally handsome biography [that] serves as an excellent introduction to Islam." Demi lives in Carnation, Washington.
"Demi's book is a fluent, inspirational, and carefully presented
account of the life and mission of the Prophet that will be most
helpful to those who are beginners in attempting to understand
"It gives me great pleasure to endorse and recommend Muhammad???. . . . Demi's attempt to remove prevailing misconceptions about Islam and Prophet Muhammad??? and to provide correct historical information in a beautiful manner is very much appreciated and thanked by all those who love the Prophet."