SHELINA ZAHRA JANMOHAMED writes columns for EMEL magazine and the Muslim News and regularly contributes to the Guardian, the BBC and Channel 4. She is much in demand as a commentator on radio and television and has appeared on programmes including Newsnight and The Heaven and Earth Show. Her award-winning blog, Spirit21, is hugely popular. She is a graduate from New College, Oxford. She lives in London. Love in a Headscarf is her first book.
'[Shelina's] hilarious first book...charts her ten-year journey to find "The One", Muslim style, with more than 50 dates and plenty of heartache, laughter and learning experience along the way.' Daily Mail 'Janmohamed shows her desire to nudge her culture in a more enlightened direction, while at the same time offering an insight into the life of a British Muslim woman.' (****) -- Sameer Rahim The Daily Telegraph 'Irreverent and feminine... hovers somewhere between chick-lit and memoir' -- Laura Barton Guardian 'A deliciously funny journey... witty and eloquent.' -- Remona Aly EMEL 'An entertaining insight into what it means to be a young British woman' -- Nicola Tibballs Asian Express