Hamish Hamilton is publishing a new novel from Mohsin Hamid, the internationally bestselling author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist and How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia.
Exit West is a love story that unfolds in a world being irrevocably transformed by migration, as the forces turning a young couple's home city into a war zone lead them to seek refuge first in London and then in California.
Exit West will be published by Hamish Hamilton in hardback on 1st June 2017. Simon Prosser at Hamish Hamilton bough UK and Commonwealth rights from Cathryn Summerhayes at WME.
Hamid writes regularly for The New York Times, the Guardian and the New York Review of Books. Born and mostly raised in Lahore, he has since lived between Lahore, London and New York.