Category: Culture

The Bargain from the Bazaar

A Family's Day of Reckoning in Lahore
Haroon K. Ullah
Page Count
256 pages, Hardcover


Sarah Eskandarpour
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The Bargain from the Bazaar describes the current situation in Pakistan. Centred on Awais Reza, an ex-soldier turned merchant, who works at the famous Anarkali bazaar with his beloved wife and 3 sons. Through each son’s personality, the story shows different sides in the clash between liberal ideology and radical fundamentalism. It further displays that honesty and goodness ultimately prevails over evil.