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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781984802798
  • ISBN: 1984802798
  • Physical Description: 351 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Berkley trade edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Berkley, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes readers guide.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Ayesha Shamsi has a lot going on. Her dreams of being a poet have been set aside for a teaching job so she can pay off her debts to her wealthy uncle. She lives with her boisterous Muslim family and is always being reminded that her flighty younger cousin, Hafsa, is close to rejecting her one hundredth marriage proposal. Though Ayesha is lonely, she doesn't want an arranged marriage. Then she meets Khalid who is just as smart and handsome as he is conservative and judgmental. She is irritatingly attracted to someone who looks down on her choices and dresses like he belongs in the seventh century. When his engagement to Hafsa is announced, Ayesha must deal with the truth about Khalid, her family ... and herself.
Subject: Muslim women > Fiction.
Muslims > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Arranged marriage > Fiction.
FICTION / Women.
FICTION / Romance / Multicultural & Interracial.
FICTION / Cultural Heritage.
Arranged marriage.
Man-woman relationships.
Muslim women.
Man-woman relationship > Fiction.
Muslims > Fiction.
Canada > Fiction.
Genre: Humorous fiction.
Romance fiction.
Love stories.
Humorous stories.
Romance fiction.
Humorous fiction.