Tagged: Afghanistan

Penguin Michael Joseph scoops Tremelling's fighter pilot memoir

An “exhilarating and insightful” memoir of life as a fighter pilot from Commander Paul Tremelling has been signed by Penguin Michael Joseph. Read more

Cultural coalition implores Home Secretary to protect Afghan writers

A cultural coalition headed by English PEN has demanded the protection of Afghan writers in a letter to the Home Secretary. Read more

Memoir of Afghanistan’s youngest female mayor goes to Virago

Zarifa Ghafari, Afghanistan’s youngest female mayor, will write her memoir for Virago.   Read more

Fitzcarraldo bags journalist's 'harrowing' debut about Kabul migrant trail

Fitzcarraldo Editions has snapped up Matthieu Aikins' debut book, The Naked Don’t Fear the Water: A Journey Through the Refugee Underground.... Read more

The insightful blindness of Nadeem Aslam

Nadeem Aslam, author of The Blind Man's Garden, explains how his love for writing has cost him "everything" Read more

How I survived Shell Shock

On the 10th anniversary of the invasion of Afghanistan, ex-soldier Neil Blower explains why he had to write a novel about his experiences after he... Read more

an afghan story

Trent Reedy was an ordinary US soldier serving in Afghanistan - but his experiences lead him to write a book about the children he met... Read more

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