Author signing by "Fatima Bhutto" for the book of "The Shadow of the Crescent Moon"
Event Date : 30 October 2013
About the Author
Fatima Murtaza Bhutto born on 29 May 1982, is a Pakistani poet and writer. She is granddaughter of former Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, the niece of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, and daughter of Murtaza Bhutto.
Fatima Bhutto was ranked 26th on Desiclub.com's list of the 50 Coolest Desis of 2008. She also writes columns for Pakistani and international newspapers and other publications.
The title of Bhutto's book 8.50 a.m. 8 October 2005 marks the moment of the 2005 Kashmir earthquake; it records accounts of those affected. She has also written a book of poetry, Whispers in the Desert.
A memoir, Songs of Blood and Sword, was published in April 2010.'The Shadow of the Crescent Moon', her debut fiction was published in November 2013.