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 mother s death, she s accepted an invitation from a mentor in America that allows


In this one of a kind retelling of Pride and Prejudice set in modern day Pakistan, Alys Binat has sworn never to marry until 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

Amal Unbound

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

A Woman Like Her: The Story Behind the Honor Killing of a Social Media Star

The murder of a Pakistani social media star exposes a culture divided between accelerating modernity and imposed traditional values and the tragedy of those caught in the middle In 2016, Pakistan s first social media celebrity, Qandeel Baloch, was murdered in a suspected honor killing Her death

I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

I come from a country that was created at midnight When I almost died it was just after midday When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education On Tuesday, October 9, 2012, when she