This book, Desi Distancing is a satirical sociography meant to make you laugh but also realize the bad happening around us, to us and maybe by us too. The author has recounted incidents, moments, days from her life growing up and observing the society she lived in. The book has a humorous and light narration style, no confusing analogies, just relatable events and people we encounter on a daily basis.
Sarah Fawad is a Master’s in English literature, a blogger and a well-known satirist who resides in Karachi, Pakistan. She writes about societal issues in a humorous way, to convey a message and make her readers laugh, simultaneously. She is also a mother of three and writes about everyday struggles a young mother faces in her society.
This is her second book, the first, ‘How (not) to be a good Housewife’ was published in collaboration with Juggernaut Books, India in 2018.