About Uzma Jalaluddin
Uzma Jalaluddin writes “Samosas and Maple Syrup,” a culture and parenting column for The Toronto Star. Her debut novel, AYESHA AT LAST (HarperCollins Canada 2018, Berkley Books U.S.A 2019, Atlantic Books U.K, 2019) is a revamped Pride and Prejudice set in a close-knit Toronto Muslim community. The book has been featured in the Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, Chatelaine, Quill and Quire and The New York Times. She has been a guest on television shows Cityline, CTV Your Morning and The Social, as well as CBC Radio. Ayesha At Last has been optioned for film by Pascal Pictures. Uzma lives near Toronto with her husband and two sons.