In Her Footsteps tells the personal journey of the author in trying to re-connect and re-learn the Holy Qur'an, after abandoning it from young. She shares about her efforts in trying to understand the meaning of the verses in the Qur'an and also her struggles in trying to follow the teachings of the Qur'an. The author highlighted how some of the verses had effected her more than others. How some of the verses had guided her through the toughest times in her life.
One thing that the author learnt was that, one is never too old to learn and knowledge is sacred blessing.