Amjed Qamar

Fiction Writer

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5830 Connolly Court
Dublin, OH 43016

Author's Bio

Amjed Qamar studied at The Ohio State University. She holds degrees in English and Psychology.

Beneath My Mother's Feet is her first novel. It received a starred review from Kirkus Reviews, is a Junior Library Guild Selection, and a B&N Discover Great New Writer's Pick.

Ms. Qamar participated in signings and speaking engagements at Dublin Scioto High School, Thomas Elementary, and Barnes & Noble Easton located in Columbus, Ohio.

For current list of appearances, please visit her website at www.amjedqamar.com .

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Beneath My Mother's Feet (Simon & Schuster, 2008)
Prizes won: 

Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writer's Pick - Fall 2008

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Asian American, Indian American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, Urdu
Born in: 
Hyderabad, India
India
Raised in: 
Columbus, OH
Ohio
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Last update: Aug 28, 2008