Ibn-Husein Muhammad was born in Brattleboro Vermont on
January 30, 1980 and raised in the Mason Square
Neighborhood of Springfield Massachusetts by his mother
with his two brothers. Husein (H) is the first author/illustrator
and founder of HBOOKZ publishing company.
He attended Springfield Central High School and upon his
graduation in 1998 enlisted in the U.S Army. Husein was
honorably discharged in 2001 and returned home where he worked for various companies for the next 5 years. Unable to find steady work which he enjoyed, Husein started to write, and he produced and self published his first 3 picture books; The Spider, Bologna Sandwich and The Man.
In 2010 after taking a 4 year break from writing Husein wrote 5 more books with renewed passion and determination to create a publishing company in his community that would be a lasting creative outlet for many years to come.
The New Beginning...
Bologna sandwich is a story about a boy who learned to use his imagination.
The Man is a story about a man that used what he was given to become successful.
Gold Mine is a story about a man on his journey for riches and how he was able to find his own natural resource with the help of his dog.