Home Fire

Home Fire The suspenseful and heartbreaking story of an immigrant family driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences Isma is free After years of watching out for her younger siblings in the wake of their mothers death, shes accepted an invitation from a mentor in America that allows her

We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoir

We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoir How do you find yourself when the world tells you that you don t exist Samra Habib has spent most of her life searching for the safety to be herself As an Ahmadi Muslim growing up in Pakistan, she faced regular threats from Islamic extremists who believed the small, dynamic sect to be


Unmarriageable In this one of a kind retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern day Pakistan, Alys Binat has sworn never to marryuntil an encounter with one Mr Darsee at a wedding makes her reconsider A scandal and vicious rumor concerning the Binat family have destroyed their fortune and prospects for

The Night Diary

The Night Diary It s 1947, and India, newly independent of British rule, has been separated into two countries Pakistan and India The divide has created much tension between Hindus and Muslims, and hundreds of thousands are killed crossing borders Half Muslim, half Hindu twelve year old Nisha doesn t know where

Amal Unbound

Amal Unbound The compelling story of a girls fight to regain her life and dreams after being forced into indentured servitude Life is quiet and ordinary in Amals Pakistani village, but she had no complaints, and besides, shes busy pursuing her dream of becoming a teacher one day Her dreams are temporarily

We Are Displaced

We Are Displaced Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai will start with her own story of displacement as an Internally Displaced Person to show what it means to lose your home, your community, and the only world you ve ever known She will also share the personal stories of some of the girls she has met on her

If They Come for Us

If They Come for Us Poet and co creator of the Emmy nominated web series Brown Girls captures the experience of being a Pakistani Muslim woman in contemporary America, while exploring identity, violence, and healing In this powerful and imaginative debut poetry collection, Fatimah Asghar nakedly captures the

Dette livet eller det neste

Dette livet eller det neste En h yaktuell og sjelden bekjennelseshistorie Norskpakistanske Tariq forteller om sin oppvekst, radikalisering og tiden som fremmedkriger i Syria For ett r siden holdt Demian Vitanza skrivekurs i et norsk h ysikkerhetsfengsel Der m tte han en returnert fremmedkriger som nsket fortelle om sitt

Walking with Nanak

Walking with Nanak Haroon Khalids lifelong fascination with Guru Nanak was reignited when he came upon Baburbani, a poem written by the saint This, and the discovery that Guru Nanak spent a large part of his life in Pakistan, inspired Khalid to undertake a journey that he hoped would help him learn about the

Aurangzeb: The Man and the Myth

Aurangzeb: The Man and the Myth Aurangzeb Alamgir r 16581707 , the sixth Mughal emperor, is widely reviled in India today Hindu hater, murderer and religious zealot are just a handful of the modern caricatures of this maligned ruler While many continue to accept the storyline peddled by colonial era thinkersthat Aurangzeb, a

Written in the Stars

Written in the Stars This heart wrenching novel explores what it is like to be thrust into an unwanted marriage Has Nailas fate been written in the stars Or can she still make her own destiny Nailas conservative immigrant parents have always said the same thing She may choose what to study, how to wear her hair, and

Bilal Cooks Daal

Bilal Cooks Daal Six year old Bilal introduces his friends to his favorite dishdaal in this charming picture book that showcases the value of patience, teamwork, community, and sharing.Six year old Bilal is excited to help his dad make his favorite food of all time daal The slow cooked lentil dish from South Asia

The Reluctant Fundamentalist

The Reluctant Fundamentalist At a caf table in Lahore, a bearded Pakistani man converses with an uneasy American stranger As dusk deepens to night, he begins the tale that has brought them to this fateful encounter Changez is living an immigrant s dream of America At the top of his class at Princeton, he is snapped up by an