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Malla PashaPasha Malla’s writing has appeared in numerous journals, magazines and anthologies, including The New YorkerMcSweeney’sThe Walrus, the Journey Prize Stories, a ‘Notable Story’ in Best American Nonrequired Reading (edited by Dave Eggers), Toronto NoirTaddle Creek, and GreenTOpia. The Withdrawal Method, his first book, was longlisted for the Giller Prize, shortlisted for The Commonwealth Writers’ Prize (Best First Book) and won both the Danuta Gleed Literary Award and the Trillium Book Award.

Pasha’s Books:

Fugue States


Knopf Canada, Canada, May 2017


People Park

Malla_People Park

House of Anansi, Canada, World English, July 2012

Counterpoint/Soft Skull, US, March 2014

Luxbooks, Germany First Novel Award Finalist 2012

A Quill & Quire Book of the Year 2012

Longlisted for the 2014 IMPAC

The Withdrawal Method

Malla_The Withdrawal Method

House of Anansi Press, Canada, Spring 2008

Counterpoint Press (Soft Skull), US, Spring 2009

Lux Books, Germany

Longlisted for the Giller Prize

Globe 100 Best Book, 2008

National Post Top 10 Book, 2008

Shortlisted for The Commonwealth Writers’ Prize (Best First Book) 2009

Winner of the Danuta Gleed Literary Award

Winner of the 2009 Trillium Book Award