In the Media

Click below to see interviews or Saints and Misfits discussed!

Book Riot: Best Books of 2017 (So Far)

Entertainment Weekly Book Review: Saints and Misfits Should Be Your Next Read After T.H.U.G.

EW: 5 YA Novels That Should Become Television Shows ASAP

Kirkus: 11 Fresh Takes on Teen Romance

Kirkus: Behind the Masks

NBC News: #MuslimShelfSpace

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY – 35 Most Anticipated Books of 2017

Huffington Post: #MuslimShelfSpace

Popsugar: Top Middle Grade and YA Reads of the Summer

Flare: Make this Modern Day My So-Called Life Your Next Book Club Read

CBC: The Great Canadian Reading List

Metro Morning‘s Summer Reading List for Kids

CBC: Spring Books 2017

Globe and Mail: Reflected on the Page

Toronto Star: Book Picks for Every Weekend of Summer

National Post: Put Muslim Characters Who Don’t Need to be Saved on School Reading Lists

Salon: Forging an Individual Identity

Huffington Post: 9 Great Young Adult Novels for Politically Engaged Readers

Barnes & Noble: Anticipated OwnVoice Reads

Entertainment Weekly: Muslim Authored books

First Chapter Excerpt (Entertainment Weekly)

PureWow: 15 Incredible New YA Novels

Bravo: 9 Beach Reads

Q (CBC Radio): 4 Books You Need to Read This Month

Common Sense Media Review: 5 Stars

Entertainment Weekly: Summer Must-Reads: 20 Books to Read this Summer

CBC Books: 7 Canadian Books to Read if You Love Jane Austen

Bustle: The Best Novels Coming Out in June 2017

American Booksellers Association: Indies Introduce Title Q&A with S. K. Ali

Kirkus: 11 Tales of Struggle and Self-Discovery

School Library Journal: 32 Stellar Titles

The Social (CTV): Saints and Misfits is a Muslim Girl-Power Story

Q (CBC Radio): June 28, 2017 (from the 24:11 mark)

Your Morning (CTV): S.K. Ali Shares the Meaning of Her New Book

Pop-culturalist: 3 Diverse Contemporary YA Novels to Read in 2017

Quill & Quire: The Problematic Representation of Muslim Girls in Children’s Literature

Quill & Quire: Simon & Schuster Sheds Light on the Complexities of Muslim Identity

Industry Reviews

Quill & Quire Review

Horn Book Review

Publisher’s Weekly Review

Kirkus Review

Booklist Review

School Library Journal Review

SLJ Teen Librarian Toolbox Review

My Writing

NBC News: Ramadan – Personal Essay  

School Library Journal: Time For Confrontation – Moving Forward in the Diversity Conversation

 

Publicist: Rita Silva
rita.silva@simonandschuster.ca