Q: What is your debut novel about?
A: YOUR HEART AFTER DARK tells the story of 16-year-old Maria Chaudhry dealing with emotional disconnect, her parents separating, and Ehmet, her crush, hiding that he’s a werewolf involved in the murder of her friend.
Q: How long did it take you to write this book?
A: The creation of this story spanned 7 years, from concept to final version, and that includes multiple rewrites and major revisions.
Q: What sets this novel apart from other books in the genre?
A: Muslim werewolves. It took until 2020 but they’re here.
Q: Is there going to be a second book? Is this a series?
This book can serve as a standalone novel, HOWEVER, you’ll be seeing Ehmet again in another series where YOUR HEART AFTER DARK will serve as a prequel for his particular story line.