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Kamila Shamsie

Biography

Kamila Shamsie

Kamila Shamsie is the author of several novels. She lives in London and Karachi, and serves as a visiting professor of English at Hamilton College.

Kamila Shamsie

Books by Kamila Shamsie

by Kamila Shamsie

Fourteen years ago, famous Pakistani activist Samina Akram disappeared. Two years earlier, her lover, Pakistan's greatest poet, was beaten to death by government thugs. In present-day Karachi, her daughter Aasmaani has just discovered a letter in the couple's private code-a letter that could only have been written recently.