Maniza Naqviis a novelist and short story writer. She has written four novels: Mass Transit, On Air, Stay with Me, and A Matter of Detail. Sarajevo Saturdays is a collection of her short stories and poems. Her short story ‘An Impossible Shade of Home Brew’ is included in the anthology And Then the World Changed. She writes fiction and essays as a Monday columnist for 3 Quarks daily.com and has contributed essays for the monthly magazine Herald, including an essay on Pakistan’s English fiction. She has recently published her new book A Guest in the House.