Home Fire

Home FireIsma 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 her to resume a dream long deferred But she can t stop worrying about Aneeka, her beautiful, headstrong sister back in London, or

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We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoir

We Have Always Been Here: A Queer Muslim Memoirn A CANADA READS 2020 SELECTIONNATIONAL BESTSELLER n n nHow do you find yourself when the world tells you that you don t exist n nSamra 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

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Amal Unbound

Amal UnboundThe compelling story of a girl s fight to regain her life and dreams after being forced into indentured servitude n nLife 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

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The Night Diary

The Night DiaryIt 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 n nHalf Muslim, half Hindu twelve year old Nisha doesn t know where

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Unmarriageable

UnmarriageableIn 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 des

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If They Come for Us

If They Come for UsPoet 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 n nIn this powerful and imaginative debut poetry collection, Fatimah Asghar nakedly captures the experi

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We Are Displaced

We Are DisplacedNobel 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 va

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Aurangzeb: The Man and the Myth

Aurangzeb: The Man and the MythAurangzeb Alamgir r 1658 1707 , 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 thinkers that Aurangzeb, a

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Walking the Himalayas

Walking the HimalayasFollowing 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 No

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Malala's Magic Pencil

Malala's Magic PencilNobel Peace Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Malala Yousafzai s first picture book, inspired by her own childhood n nMalala s first picture book will inspire young readers everywhere to find the magic all around them n nAs a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil S

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For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai's Story

For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai's StoryShe grew up in a world where women were supposed to be quiet But Malala Yousafzai refused to be silent She defied the Taliban s rules, spoke out for education for every girl, and was almost killed for her beliefs This powerful true story of how one brave girl named Malala changed the world proves

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Written in the Stars

Written in the StarsThis 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

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