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Last updated: 7 february, 2011 - 12:03 GMT

Kamila Shamsie

Kamila Shamsie

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Kamila Shamsie's fifth novel Burnt Shadows is an epic story of two families that moves seamlessly from Nagasaki in 1945, through Partition in India to the attacks of 9/11 and war in Afghanistan.

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The Pakistani author discusses her novel with Harriett Gilbert and answers questions from the studio audience, and listeners around the world.

Watch Harriett as she takes you behind the scenes of how World Book Club is put together.

Meet the production team as they prepare to host Kamila and also watch a preview of her interview.

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