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Lisa de Nikolits at the Minerva Reader reviewed Descent into Night: "The prose is an unflinching spotlight that shines directly into that morass of unspeakable events."


Fauji Banta Singh reviewed by Wasafiri: "Sadhu Binning has a unique style of vibrantly portraying his characters and his situations with utmost truthfulness."


The Musliman Who Fell to Earth reviewed by Wasafiri: "the rich diversity of the collection is its strength."


"This is a novel of emotional complexity, of what it means to survive through trauma, and the repercussions of that survival." Descent into Night reviewed by Montreal Review of Books. Read here.

Descent into Night reviewed by The African Book Review, called "beautifully pictured." Read here.


"A must read for readers who want to see the underbelly of Pakistani society and its diaspora." Things She Could Never Have reviewed by Blue Minaret. Read here.

Julia Lin interviewed by about Shadows of the Crimson Sun. Read here.


Pamela Mordecai was included in Room Magazine's "20 Black Writers to Read All Year Round" list. Read here.

Kagiso Lesego Molope wrote a blog post on All Lit Up, entitled "Solace and affirmation: talking about rape with other women." Read here.


This Book Betrays My Brother by Kagiso Lesego Molope included in Quill & Quire's "Spring Preview 2018: Books for Young People." Read here.



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