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Saima Mir | The Khan
April 20, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Jia Khan’s father, Akbar Khan, has been murdered and Jia must return to the north of England from London to take his place – with all that entails. Because her father also headed up a major local crime syndicate.
A rich novel about the complex loyalties of British family and community.
‘With The Khan, Saima Mir delivers a once-in-a-generation crime-thriller and in Jia Khan has created a female South-Asian protagonist who is fierce, passionate and absolutely compelling. This is not simply black-and-white on the page. It’s blood. It’s emotion. It’s tears, anger, betrayal and revenge. An outstanding debut which deserves to be read widely.’ A.A. Dhand.
Join us and journalist-turned-author Saima Khan and get caught up in the world of this, brilliant explosive read.
Buy a ticket + book and you’ll receive a hardback of The Khan from independent online retailer Bert’s Books. Saima will be signing and dedicating bookplates on the night which will be sent to you with your copy.