Soniah Kamal’s book shortlisted for Karachi Literature Festival — Embassy of France Prize


Pakistani-American author Soniah Kamal’s debut novel An Isolated Incident is a finalist for the Karachi Literature Festival – Embassy of France Prize 2015.

The novel is one out of four shortlisted for the prize out of a total 10 books, which were submitted for nomination. The prize winner will be announced during the opening ceremony of KLF on February 6 at the Beach Luxury Hotel, Karachi.

KLF – Embassy of France Prize 2015 seeks to promote excellence in fiction written in the English language with the winner awarded with a fully sponsored visit to Paris Salon du Livre, AKA the Paris Book Fair, a globally renowned French book festival also known as the that hosts around 45,000 authors and 1,200 publishers from 25 countries every year .

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