She grew up with her family in the Mojave Desert. She studied at the University of California, Los Angeles and later worked as an editor for the The Washington Post. She is the author of the An Ember in the Ashes novel series. Tahir lives with her family in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is of Pakistani-American heritage.
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- A Torch Against the Night author Sabaa Tahir lights fantasy with dark truths. Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on March 10, 2020. Retrieved on March 29, 2018.
- Sabaa Tahir: YA author, musichead, book junkie. Sabaa Tahir's personal website. Archived from the original on April 7, 2020. Retrieved on March 29, 2018.