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The Bookseller of Kabul

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This phenomenal international bestseller is "an admirable, revealing portrait of daily life in a country that Washington claims to have liberated but does not begin to understand" (Washington Post).

This mesmerizing portrait of a proud man who, through three decades and successive repressive regimes, heroically braved persecution to bring books to the people of Kabul has elicited extraordinary praise throughout the world and become a phenomenal international bestseller. The Bookseller of Kabul is startling in its intimacy and its details — a revelation of the plight of Afghan women and a window into the surprising realities of daily life in Afghanistan. 

"The most intimate description of an Afghan household ever produced by a Western journalist...Seierstad is a sharp and often lyrical observer." New York Times Book Review
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Product # 2784901
ISBN-13 9780316159418
ISBN-10 0316159417
Author Seierstad, Åsne
Grade Level 7-12
Interest Level 8-12
Fiction/Nonfiction Nonfiction
Publisher Little Brown
Page Count 320
Multicultural Middle East, India, Pakistan