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The Bad Muslim Discount

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The Bad Muslim Discount by Syed M. Masood
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Feb 02, 2021 | ISBN 9780385545259

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“Take it from a bad Jew, this is one of the bravest and most eye-opening novels of the year. Masood is a whiz at characters and knows the way the world works inside out. A future classic.” Gary ShteyngartNew York Times bestselling author of Lake Success

“Perfect. . .I was torn between wanting to take my time to savor it, or just blazing through. This is a book that I didn’t know I deeply needed.” Buzzfeed, “38 Great Books to Read This Fall”

“Syed M. Masood brings something new and necessary to the immigrant story: a sense of humor. Surprising, provocative, and damn funny, The Bad Muslim Discount is the story we always needed but never had.” Neel Patel, author of If You See Me, Don’t Say Hi: Stories 

“Masood adeptly balances humor with pathos in this unforgettable, twisting tale. . .A moving, comic take on the immigrant experience.” Booklist, starred review
“A born storyteller, Masood has crafted a fast-paced page-turner with plenty of insightful commentary on religion, family, love, and national politics in this debut novel that is expertly written and a joy to read; highly recommended.” Library Journal, starred review
“[A] sparkling debut novel.” The Millions, “Most Anticipated Books of 2020”

“Irreverent and bold.” Omnivoracious
“Explosive. . .A rich meditation on religion and personal identity.” Publishers Weekly, “Notable Fall Fiction”

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