Mira Sethi is definitely a woman with all the hidden talents. She came into limelight from her acting recently she can be seen as a host for a very engaging talk show and now she has become an author too. Mira Sethi announced her book amidst quarantine in a live session with her aunt, Moni Mohsin, she said;
“I wanted to make a formal announcement, but since this is ghar ki baat, my book is coming out in April 2021. I am so happy because it kept getting delayed, and I’m due to get the first edit of the book any day now.”
Rivetingly, Mira’s debut book which has not released yet has made it to Vogue’s list of most anticipated books of 2021. As the senior editor, Chloe Schama has described the book as;
The stories that makeup Mira Sethi’s debut collection are set in Pakistan, but that is about where the similarities among her protagonists end: A young actress negotiates power dynamics on and off the set; a divorced man strikes up an affair with his diplomat neighbor. A portrait of a diverse and varied country told through the emotions and exploits of her characters, Are You Enjoying is a powerful book with a light touch, marking the arrival of an assured storyteller. Sethi, a former journalist, and an actor feels as though she’s operating in a rich tradition of South Asian storytelling, but also, with the distinct and vibrant perspective she offers, making it her own.
‘Are you enjoying’ is a book featuring short stories set in Pakistan.