June 2, 2023


Connecting Asian writers with global readers

“I love the process of writing and building a world on paper and watching it grow bit by bit, painstakingly but with care and love and happiness beyond compare. “- Faiqa Mansab (Pakistani Author)

1 min read

Team Kitaab is in conversation with Pakistani author Faiqa Mansab as a part of the South Asian Women Writers Feature.

For the whole of March, we will be featuring South Asian Women Writers on Kitaab for the whole of March. You can read the editor’s note to know more about this.

Today, we are featuring Pakistani writer, Faiqa Mansab. Her debut novel This House of Clay and Water was published by Penguin India in 2017. It has been translated into Turkish and optioned for screen adaptation. Mansab’s second novel is coming out in 2024 with Neem Tree Press UK and Penguin India. She has written for Lucy Writers Platform, Medusa Creatives, Tribune India and others. 

Her debut novel This House of Clay and Water was loved by readers for brilliant portrayal of emotions and relationships with a poignant narrative.

You need to be logged in to view the rest of the content. Please . Not a Member? Join Us