33 Must-Read South Asian books Out in 2022
February 10, 2022
South Asian literature is on the rise. Every year, there are more and more South Asian authors breaking into the world of literature and publishing books in a wide array of genres. 2022 is no different, with a variety of South Asian authors both established and new publishing fiction across all genres and age categories. Featuring NURA AND THE IMMORTAL PALACE.
Walker signs middle-grade duo from debut author Khan
November 24, 2021
Walker Books has snapped up two "magical" middle-grade titles from 22-year-old debut author M T Khan. Commissioning editor Gráinne Clear secured UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding Canada, from Little, Brown. The first title, Nura and the Immortal Palace, publishes in paperback on 7th July 2022, with a second title to follow in summer 2023, both featuring cover art by Lahore-based artist Hazem Asif.
Book Deal: M.T. Khan's Debut MG Series
August 13, 2020
M.T. Khan's NURA AND THE IMMORTAL PALACE, the first in a series set in a rural industrial town in Pakistan, in which a 12-year-old is swept away to a luxury jinn hotel after the mines she spends her days working in collapse, sells to Jimmy Patterson, in a six-figure pre-empt, in a two-book deal.