Liberation under the abaya: Hijabistan

Hijabistan is a book of 16 short stories of women, who chose or preferred to wear the hijab. Some stories were set up in modern day Pakistan and some in UK, where all of them were about women in the veil. Starting from the first story, I realized that this book will be different. It … Continue reading Liberation under the abaya: Hijabistan


#TrueBeing: Poetry & Musings

"I tried all the keys  To unlock your heart. How I wish I had broken it instead." Poems and Musings This book beautifully encompasses all aspects of life in the form of poetry. Every poem was followed by a paragraph or page of musing by the author which was where he directly interacted with the … Continue reading #TrueBeing: Poetry & Musings


Thank you everyone for helping me reach 1.5k followers on Instagram! And here is the promised giveaway of one of the most anticipated release of May, BAAZ by Anuja Chauhan ✨ One lucky winner will win a copy of this book! *Open to Indian Residents only* How to enter: 1. Follow me (@thecommonshelf) and @harpercollinsin on Instagram … Continue reading **GIVEAWAY**