Beyond the Border



New Writing from British Asian women


Featuring some of the sharpest writing from new and emerging talent

An anxious new mother contemplates life without the baby; a young brides watches the love of her life walk away on her wedding day; a boy receives a surprise birthday gift; two neighbours come together for lunch…

Here is an anthology of thirteen wonderfully original and diverse short stories – surprising, delightful, moving, and thought provoking.

Be prepared for the unexpected…


Featuring short stories by: Mahsuda Snaith, Deepa Anappara, Farhana Shaikh, Farrah Yusuf, Jocelyn Watson, Reetinder Boparai, Amna Khokher, Nilopar Uddin, Rosie Dastgir, Huma Qureshi, Susmita Bhattacharya, Palo Stickland, Priya Khanchandani


“a beautifully assembled collection of 13 stories that encompasses various Asian identities, both among the diaspora and the ‘motherland’ in a sophisticated and exquisite manner” Asian Culture Vulture

ISBN: 9780956696755

PUBLICATION DATE: 29th November 2014

FORMAT: Paperback

PRICE: £9.99