Published on:

18th May 2022

An interview with Saima Mir

We have a very special bonus episode of the podcast this week. We sat down with award-winning freelance journalist and writer Saima Mir to discuss the paperback launch of her fantastic novel, The Khan, which is currently Waterstones Book of the Month. We talked about diversity in publishing, the writing process and what journalistic experience she was able to draw on.

The Guest

Twitter: @SaimaMir 

Instagram: @ben_raf_remy




The Khan by Saima Mir

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