Hiba Tahir is a YA novelist and humor columnist in dire need of sleep, caffeine, and probably index cards.








About Me



Hiba Tahir is responsible for the contemporary young adult novel DEAR NUMBER 43, for which she is currently seeking representation.

She serves as managing editor of The Student Printz, the University of Southern Mississippi’s student newspaper, which also publishes her weekly humor column “Swipe Right.” She is editor-in-chief of The Catalyst, USM’s undergraduate research journal, and serves as research assistant to internationally bestselling author David McRaney.

Hiba will graduate with a B.A. in English and news editorial journalism from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2018.

Previously, her work has appeared in SPINE MagazineThe Bolivar Commercial and its Spotlight Magazine, The Sun Heraldand USM’s literary journal Product 31.

In addition to writing, Hiba enjoys photography, traveling, wallowing in her Kafkaesque existence, and mozzarella sticks.

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The latest in my life, my writing, and my photography.