Kamila Shamsie

Pakistani author of six novels

Kamila Shamsie

Pakistani author of six novels

Biography

Kamila Shamsie is the Pakistani author of six novels, most recently, A God in Every Stone, which was shortlisted for the Baileys Prize, the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction and the DSC Prize for South Asian LiteratureThree of her novels have received awards from Pakistan’s Academy of LettersKamila Shamsie is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and in 2013 was named a Granta Best of Young British Novelist.