Recreating Pride and Prejudice in Pakistan

By Sonya Rehman Since her debut novel, An Isolated Incident (published in 2014), US-based Pakistani author, Soniah Kamal, is currently gearing up for her forthcoming book – Unmarriageable – an endearing re-telling of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. But here’s the twist: it’s set in contemporary Pakistan and no, it has nothing to do with … More Recreating Pride and Prejudice in Pakistan

New Author on the Block

By Sonya Rehman Published this year, Soniah Kamal’s debut novel, ‘An Isolated Incident,’ has been praised by best-selling author, Khaled Hosseini, as “a riveting and deeply engaging novel.” The story, which revolves around Zari Zoon, a young protagonist, follows Zoon’s journey of loss and love, set amidst the backdrop of Kashmir (Pakistan), and the United … More New Author on the Block