Shelina Zahra Janmohamed is a British writer. She grew up in North London and was educated at Oxford University. She is the author of Love in a Headscarf, a memoir of growing up as a British Muslim woman published in 2009 by Aurum Press. She is also a blogger: her blog is called "Spirit21".
Shelina Zahra Janmohamed has written articles for The Times, The Guardian, The National, The Muslim News and Emel magazine focusing on Islam and current affairs. She has a particular interest in Muslim women and Islam in the West.