Book Promotion | Sample Chapter | Once Upon a Crush | Chapter 4

Chapter 4 – Two for Eloping     Ubaid inhaled deeply and the station smell entered his lungs; a peculiar smell that can be felt only on Indian railway stations, a unique combination of frying vada pav, simmering tea, sweat, and toilet. He tapped his feet impatiently. The train was on time and yet he…

Book Promotion | Sample Chapter | Once Upon a Crush | Chapter 3

Chapter 3 – On a Dark & Stormy Night       Hiba fluffed the pillow, looked around one last time and picked up her bag. She quickly checked the contents crossing a mental checklist. Alright, it’s time! She found her mother in the kitchen, preparing for dinner. Hiba stood in the doorway. “I am…

Book Promotion | Sample Chapter | Once Upon a Crush | Chapter 2

Chapter 2 – Dealing with a Scandal   3rd July 2018 He’s only twenty-two but look at the ruckus he has caused. Ayesha Khan tried to commit suicide, leaving a note that blamed Ubaid. Ahmad and Saira Sayyed were as devastated as could be. Thankfully, the suicide attempt had failed, and Ayesha’s life was saved….

Book Promotion | Sample Chapter | Once Upon a Crush | Chapter 1

Chapter 1 – A Love Letter, A Quarrel, A Suicide     2nd December 2015 Hiba Sayyed rushed to her best friend Naina’s house. “Naina, I have received a letter from a guy that lives in the next lane,” she announced excitedly. “Throw it away,” Naina replied without even bothering to look up. “No!” Hiba…

Book Description | Once Upon a Crush

Bold and beautiful, feisty and fiercely competitive; Hiba Sayyed is all set to join VIT, Pune as first-semester Computer Science MTech student. Tall and dark, handsome and rich; Ubaid Sayyed is all set to join at Informatica, Pune as a Human Resources executive. He has an inherent giving nature, especially when it comes to the…

Book Announcement | Once Upon a Crush

Hello guys, I have decided to revive my author dream because… Why not? I’ve been busy doing a million other things except writing. But I’m back to my storytelling mode, this time with a series, because why not? Hey, people say that series works on KDP. I’m going to try that now and be more…

Book Promotion | Quarantine Biryani & Other Recipes

Dear readers, Lockdown has forced us to rediscover newer versions of ourselves. As it turns out, my culinary skills are not as bad as I thought. Sharing a few fun recipes and stories that I tried during lockdowns. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi…

Book Promotion | Quarantine Biryani & Other Recipes

Dear readers, Lockdown has forced us to rediscover newer versions of ourselves. As it turns out, my culinary skills are not as bad as I thought. Sharing a few fun recipes and stories that I tried during lockdowns. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi…

Book Promotion | Quarantine Biryani & Other Recipes

Dear readers, Lockdown has forced us to rediscover newer versions of ourselves. As it turns out, my culinary skills are not as bad as I thought. Sharing a few fun recipes and stories that I tried during lockdowns. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi…

Quarantine Biryani & Other Recipes (Urdu)

  قرنطنیہ بریانی اور دیگر پکوان ایک اناڑی باورچن کی ترکیبیں       قرنطنیہ بریانی (ایک معصوم چھوٹے بھائی کی داستانِ  رقیق) میں پونہ میں اپنی بہن کے ساتھ رہتا ہوں۔ ماسٹرز کے لیے یہاں آیا ہوں۔ اور جب سے آیا ہوں، کسی نہ کسی وجہ سے گھر آبائی شہر جانا ٹلتے جا رہا…

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Have I made it as an author?

Dear readers,   I wrote one essay on my take on the lockdown life, the novel Coronavirus pandemic and my outlook on life and afterlife. It got published in Alfaz-e-Hind the most selling Urdu magazine of central India. I have made it available for online readers as well. To read Urdu edition, click here. To…

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Book Promotion | Utth Jaag Musafir Bhor Bhaee

Dear reader, I have published a short essay about the national lockdown owing to COVID-19 pandemic. I would be delighted to get any feedback. To read Urdu edition, click here. To read Hindi edition, click here.  

Book Giveaway | BatoN BatoN MeiN | Happily Ever After #5 | Shabana Mukhtar

These are the first few sample chapters from my book “Uff Haniya”. For reading the complete novella, buy it from Amazon.