The Tournament of Books short list is live!
The Rooster crows! Check out the shortlist and judges for this year's Tournament of Books, presented by Field Notes.
Beenish Ahmed is a freelance multimedia journalist and writer currently based in Pakistan through a grant from the Pulitzer Center on Crises Reporting.
Growing up in Ohio, far from the homeland of her parents, a girl puzzles over her identity, until the strings of a sitar create a connection.