Creator of the TV series LITTLE MOSQUE ON THE PRAIRIE and author of the memoir LAUGHING ALL THE WAY TO THE MOSQUE Zarqa Nawaz’s THE RISE AND FALL OF D.I.C.K., a darkly comic novel about a disillusioned American Muslim woman–armed with only sarcasm and an arcane knowledge of American foreign policy debacles–who becomes embroiled in an international plot to infiltrate D.I.C.K (Dominion of the Islamic Caliphate and Kingdoms), and in the process, reconnects with her loved ones and her faith, to Pilar Garcia-Brown at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s Sugar23 imprint, in a pre-empt, for publication in spring 2022, by Samantha Haywood at Transatlantic Agency (World exc. Canada).

Canadian rights to Laurie Grassi at Simon & Schuster Canada.