An Evening with Mohsin Hamid
Tuesday 30th January 2018
18:30 at Waterstones, London - Gower Street
The list of accolades awarded to Mohsin Hamid's Exit West is almost as long as the book itself: shortlisted for the 2017 Man Booker Prize; finalist for the 2017 Kirkus Prize; selected as a Book of the Year by the New York Times Book Review, Time Magazine and the Guardian; and a Top 10 Bestseller in the UK and US. Join him in conversation with critic Anita Sethi as he speaks about this remarkable work of fiction, which is newly published in paperback.
About the Book
This is Nadia. She is fiercely independent with an excellent sense of humour and a love of smoking alone on her balcony late at night.
This is Saeed. He is sweet and shy and kind to strangers. He also has a balcony but he uses his for star-gazing. This is their story: a love story, but also a story about how we live now and how we might live tomorrow. Saeed and Nadia are falling in love, and their city is falling apart. Here is a world in crisis and two human beings travelling through it. Exit West is a heartfelt and radical act of hope - a novel to restore your faith in humanity and in the power of imagination.
Terms & Conditions
Please note that events can occasionally be cancelled at short notice or their times or dates may alter; we therefore recommend that you check with the shop before travelling.
If you are unable to attend an event we can often reserve signed copies. Please contact the host shop for details. Reserved copies cannot be guaranteed and may not always carry dedications.
All signings (unless otherwise stated) operate on a first come first served basis, so early arrival is often recommended.
Would you like to proceed to the App store to download the Waterstones App?
Or, add to basket, pay online, collect in as little as 2 hours, subject to availability.