Good Reads on Afghanistan

MDG : Afghanistan from our World Library

A good read for sure is The Kite Runner. The Patience Stone is on my to read booklist. 

The best books on Afghanistan: start your reading here

Our literary tour of Afghanistan takes in tales of war, kite-flying, the Taliban and patience stones.

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Hosseini’s engaging coming of age story, set against Afghanistan‘s recent history, is an epic tale of love, betrayal, exile and redemption.

The Patience Stone by Atiq Rahimi

In a bare room in a war zone, a woman nurses her comatose husband, who has a bullet lodged in his neck.

Butcher & Bolt by David Loyn

In Afghanistan – the land no outsider can conquer – history keeps repeating itself as foreign invaders stubbornly refuse to learn from the past.

Read further @ The Guardian

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~ by eneryvibes on 1,July 27, 2014.

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