Midnight Doorways: Fables from Pakistan

Malik , Usman T

Midnight Doorways: Fables from Pakistan - Pakistan Kitab Pvt Ltd 2021 - Hardback; 228 pages,

* A Lahori orphanage for girls is haunted by birds and eerie visions. * Two lovers are set adrift amidst rising floodwaters in 1960s Old Lahore * A woman chaperoning a school trip to the ruins of a pre-Islamic city in Sind faces ancient horrors as boys go missing and the fog rolls in. With a meticulously designed cover and beautiful black-and-white illustrations by seven different Pakistani artists, Midnight Doorways is a unique community project highlighting the scope of speculative art and literature in Pakistan.


short stories, fables, south asian myths