Mohsin Hamid
Hamid is the author of three novels, “Moth Smoke, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, and How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia, and a book of essays, Discontent and Its Civilizations.
… Born in Lahore, he has spent about half his life there and much of the rest in London, New York, and California. (http://www.mohsinhamid.com/about.html)