Jamil Jan Kochai
Jamil Jan Kochai

Jamil Jan Kochai is the author of 99 Nights in Logar, a finalist for the Pen/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel and the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature. He was born in an Afghan refugee camp in Peshawar, Pakistan, but he originally hails from Logar, Afghanistan. His short stories and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Ploughshares, and The O. Henry Prize Stories 2018. Currently, he is a Stegner Fellow at Stanford University. 

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Author: Jamil Jan Kochai | Narrator: Peter Ganim, Fajer Al-Kaisi and Suehyla El-Attar Young
Release Date: July 19, 2022
FINALIST FOR THE 2022 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION"An endlessly inventive and moving collection from a thrilling and capacious young talent." —Jess Walter, author of Beautiful Ruins.A luminous new collection of stories from a young writer wh...
Author: Jamil Jan Kochai | Narrator: Ali Nasser
Release Date: January 22, 2019
“Funny, razor-sharp, and full of juicy tales that feel urgent and illicit . . . the author has created a singular, resonant voice, an American teenager raised by Old World Afghan storytellers.” —New York Times Book Review&ldquo...