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Item Code: NAJ726
Author: Musharraf Ali Farooqi
Publisher: Rupa Publication Pvt. Ltd.
Language: English
Edition: 2013
ISBN: 9789382277309
Pages: 216
Cover: Paperback
Other Details 9.0 inch x 6.0 inch
Weight 250 gm
Book Description

About The Author

Musharraf Ali Farooqi was born in 1968 in Hyderabad, Pakistan, and currently lives in Lahore. His previous novel, The Story of a Widow, was shortlisted for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, 2010. He is also the highly acclaimed translator of Urdu classics, Hoshruba and The Adventures of Amir Hamza, contemporary Urdu poet Afzal Ahmed Syed’s selected poetry and Urdu writer Syed Muhammad Ashraf’s novel, The Beast, His children’s fiction includes The Amazing Moustaches of Moochhander the Iron Man and Other Stories, the picture book The Cobbler’s Holiday or Why Ants Don’t Wear Shoes and Tik-Tik, the Master of Time. You can visit him at.




Inner City 9
Ustad Ramzi 12
Tamami 16
Gohar Jan 20
Unworthy Heir 24
Kotha 27
Malka 31
Coveting and Anxiety 36
Newcomer 42
Challenge 48
Disdain 52
Closure 55
Encounter 57
Rival 64
Strategy 71
Solitude 74
Visit 77
Return 83
Regimen 85
Loss 98
Rage 101
Rains 105
Defender 108
Donation 116
Taint 119
Dread 123
Pact 126
Definance 129
Resolve 132
Sinking 138
Intermediary 140
Addict 155
Fixation and Hope 162
Sanctity 173
Reckoning 177
Reproach 179
Retirement 187
Changes 189
Strife 201
Passage 204
New Reckonings 206
Passing 210
Acknowledgements 215


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