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Meera Syal
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Meera Syal, CBE, is one of our most acclaimed actors and writers of stage and screen. She starred in the hit series The Kumars at No. 42 and recently in the BBC film of David Walliams' The Boy in the Dress. She is currently in David Hare's play Behind the Beautiful Forevers at the National Theatre, and in the latest series of Broadchurch. Meera is also known for her funny, sharp and provocative fiction. Her two earlier novels are Anita and Me (a national curriculum set text) and Life Isn't all Ha Ha Hee Hee. The House of Hidden Mothers is her long-awaited third novel.

Books by Meera Syal

24 Stories

Stories of community and hope from Irvine Welsh, A. L. Kennedy, Meera Syal, John Niven and others in aid of the Trauma Response Network and its support for the survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire

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Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee

A new edition of the hilarious story of female friendship, rivalry and choice by the much-loved MEERA SYAL, first published in 2000.

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The House of Hidden Mothers

The fabulous and long-awaited new novel from Meera Syal about female friendship and second chances.

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