I Am Thunder
I Am Thunder is the Branford Boase Award-winning debut YA novel which questions how far you'll go to stand up for what you believe.
Fifteen-year-old Muzna Saleem is used to being invisible. So no one is more surprised than her when Arif Malik, the hottest boy in school, takes a sudden interest. But Arif is hiding a terrible secret and, as they begin to follow a dark path, Muzna faces an impossible choice: keep quiet and betray her beliefs, or speak out and betray her heart.
Muhammad Khan's stunning, multi-award winning YA writing gets right to the centre of what it means to be an urban teenager today. 'An uplifting, empowering novel with hope at its heart' - Observer Children's Book of the Week * 'Funny and clever - a perspective long overdue in British fiction' - Alex Wheatle, author of Crongton Knights * 'This one is special . . . punches well above the weight of most debuts' - The Times * 'This assured, hopeful debut feels unprecedented and essential' - Guardian