Uzma Jalaluddin is a critically acclaimed and bestselling novelist, playwright, and teacher. She writes nuanced and entertaining stories about Muslims, South Asians, and Canadians and is the author of MUCH ADO ABOUT NADA (2023), THREE HOLIDAYS AND A WEDDING (2023), HANA KHAN CARRIES ON (2021) and AYESHA AT LAST (2019) as well as her first play, THE RISHTA (2023). Her novels have been optioned for film and television, including by Amazon Studios and Mindy Kaling.
MUCH ADO ABOUT NADA
Release Date: June 13, 2023
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AWARDS & RECOGNITION
Cosmopolitan Book of the Year
Stephen Leacock Medal and the Toronto Book Awards
Goodreads Choice Award Finalist
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