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Fatima Bhutto
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Fatima Bhutto

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Fatima Bhutto is an Afghan born Pakistani poetess and writer. She studied at Columbia University, and the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London. She currently writes columns for The Daily Beast, New Statesman and other publications.

Books by Fatima Bhutto

The Runaways

An exquisitely written novel following three brilliantly memorable characters on their path to radicalisation, from one of Pakistan's most influential figures.

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The Shadow Of The Crescent Moon

One morning in a small town in Pakistan, close to the Afghan border, three brothers sit down to breakfast. Soon they will set off separately to the mosque for Friday prayers - it is too dangerous to travel together, today of all days.

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Songs of Blood and Sword

A lyrical, sweeping and powerful new book on the Bhutto family, an extraordinary, Kennedy-esque dynasty that is central to the story of modern Pakistan

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