The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul (Paperback)Deborah Rodriguez (author)
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In a little coffee shop in one of the most dangerous places on earth, five very different women come together.
Sunny, the proud proprietor, who needs an ingenious plan - and fast - to keep her cafe and customers safe.
Yazmina, a young pregnant woman stolen from her remote village and now abandoned on Kabul's violent streets.Candace, a wealthy American who has finally left her husband for her Afghan lover, the enigmatic Wakil.
Isabel, a determined journalist with a secret that might keep her from the biggest story of her life.
And Halajan, the sixty-year-old den mother, whose long-hidden love affair breaks all the rules.
As these five women discover there's more to one another than meets the eye, they form a unique bond that will for ever change their lives and the lives of many others. The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul is the heart-warming and life-affirming fiction debut from the author of the bestselling memoir The Kabul Beauty School.
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Number of pages: 416
Weight: 330 g
Dimensions: 195 x 128 x 25 mm
"A brilliant story of strength and appreciation of difference that restores belief in humanity." - Daily Telegraph
"If you like The Kite Runner, you'll love The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul. This compelling story of a cafe in the heart of Afghanistan, and the men and women who meet there, is full of heart and intelligence." - Look Magazine
"An eye-opening and uplifting tale about sisterhood and survival." - Grazia
"This compelling tale features the stories of five women in Afghanistan and how living surrounded by conflict and danger affects their lives." - Bella
"A heartwarming tale about female friendships." - Cosmopolitan
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Really enjoyed this book. Every time I stopped reading and did something else I still felt as if I was 'in' the story. It was written in a way that made me think about the characters and events whilst I was... More
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