A compelling story about love, courage, compassion and poetry.
High in the mountains of war-torn Tajikistan, rebels abduct inspirational UN peace negotiator, Rahul Khan. The lives of his closest friends begin to unravel... read more ->
‘Terrifically absorbing, topical and quietly affecting’
Alastair Niven, judge of the 2014 Man Booker Prize, says,
‘A book I admire every bit as much as her prize winner. New terrain, an adventurous plot, and characters who will remain with me for a very long time. A moving and necessary book.’