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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
This heart wrenching novel explores what it is like to be thrust into an unwanted marriage Has Naila s fate been written in the stars Or can she still make her own destiny Naila s conservative immigrant parents have always said the same thing She may choose what to study, how to wear her hair,
A memoir of Karachi through the eyes of its women An Indies Introduce Debut Authors Selection For a brief moment on December 27, 2007, life came to a standstill in Pakistan Benazir Bhutto, the country s former prime minister and the first woman ever to lead a Muslim country, had been assassinated
Following his trek along the length of the Nile River, explorer Levison Wood takes on his greatest challenge yet navigating the treacherous foothills of the Himalayas, the world s highest mountain range Praised by Bear Grylls, Levison Wood has been called the toughest man on TV The Times UK.
Six year old Bilal introduces his friends to his favorite dish daal 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
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
Electrifying investigation of White House lies about the assassination of Osama bin LadenIn 2011, an elite group of US Navy SEALS stormed an enclosure in the Pakistani city of Abbottabad and killed Osama bin Laden, the man the United States had begun chasing before the devastating attacks of 9 11.
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