Ardo and Yash interviewed Zareen Jaffery who is the executive editor at Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers and founder of the Salaam Reads imprint. Ardo had interviewed Zareen for Teen Vogue when the first two books from the new imprint (Amina’s Voice and The Gauntlet) were being published and a year later, Ardo and Yash have followed up! We discuss next steps for representation, the reception the books are getting and Zareen offers a blurb.
- Interview starts at 8:00
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