Fiction (Short stories)
Mother Superior: Stories
Peterborough, Ont.: Freehand Books, 2008.
9th floor PS8627 .A94 M68 2008
Publisher’s Synopsis (From its website)
The seven stories and two novellas in Mother Superior are a heady blend of misfits and mothers, of sisters and complex, mysterious others. Nawaz traces the scars left by family secrets and sings the complex, captivating language of lust and of love.
Awards and Honours
2008 McAuslan First Book Prize–Quebec Writers’ Federation (Nominated)
2008 The story “My Three Girls” was first published in the journal Prairie Fire. It was awarded the 20th annual Journey Prize and appeared in The Journey Prize: Stories: The Best of Canada’s New Writers (Toronto: Emblem/McClelland & Stewart, 2008).