Mohsin Hamid

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Top 10 novels about moving | C Pam Zhang
From John Steinbeck to Annie Proulx, these books capture changing places as a state of mind as much as geography

C Pam Zhang

29, Apr, 2020 @11:00 AM

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Top 10 books about Americans abroad
Writers from Joan Didion to James Baldwin complicate the traditionally white and male tales of wide-eyed innocents at large

Ian MacKenzie

15, Aug, 2018 @10:46 AM

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Mohsin Hamid: ‘It’s important not to live one’s life gazing towards the future’
The Pakistani novelist, who has lived in the UK and US, has been well placed to write such prescient books as Exit West and The Reluctant Fundamentalist. But what he wants his next novel to do, he says, may be beyond him

Alex Preston

11, Aug, 2018 @2:00 PM

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In brief: Folk, I Love You Too Much, Exit West – reviews
Zoe Gilbert’s debut is redolent of Angela Carter, Alicia Drake’s coming-of-age tale evokes adolescent loneliness, and Mohsin Hamid offers a powerful take on the refugee crisis

Hannah Beckerman

04, Feb, 2018 @1:00 PM

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Mohsin Hamid: ‘If you want to see what tribalism will do to the west, look at Pakistan’
The Booker-nominated writer tackles themes of equality, migration, and belonging that, he warns, should now be worrying us more than ever before

Sune Engel Rasmussen

10, Dec, 2017 @12:02 AM

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Man Booker prize 2017: from Abraham Lincoln to Brexit Britain
The ‘transcultural’ shortlist offers riches galore by first timers and old masters

Robert McCrum

15, Oct, 2017 @8:15 AM

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Surprised by the Booker shortlist? Don't judge the books, study the judges
As a former judge, I sometimes joke that the only year I correctly picked the Man Booker winner was when I was on the panel – it’s too unpredictable

Stuart Kelly

14, Sep, 2017 @2:32 PM

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George Saunders and Mohsin Hamid lead a daring Man Booker shortlist
A spirit of experiment resounds through the chosen novels from writers including Paul Auster and Ali Smith

Alex Clark

13, Sep, 2017 @9:55 AM

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The Man Booker prize 2017 longlist: who should be on it?
This year’s ‘Booker dozen’ is released on Thursday. Who will make the cut is hard to guess, but there are plenty of strong candidates

Justine Jordan

26, Jul, 2017 @5:30 AM

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Top 10 novels about Pakistan
From Mohammed Hanif to Kamila Shamsie, and some names still unfamiliar to English readers, here is some of the best fiction about a nation set to turn 70 this year

Moni Mohsin

17, May, 2017 @1:47 PM

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Exit West by Mohsin Hamid – magical vision of the refugee crisis
A couple leave an unnamed city in search of a new life in this genre-blurring novel by the author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist

Sukhdev Sandhu

12, Mar, 2017 @7:30 AM

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Exit West by Mohsin Hamid review – magic and violence in migrants’ tale
A couple flee their war-torn city for Europe in a parable of love, displacement and the search for belonging

Andrew Motion

02, Mar, 2017 @7:30 AM

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