Drunk Chickens and Burnt Macaroni: by Mary Smith

Drunk Chickens and Burnt Macaroni: Real Stories of Afghan Women Drunk Chickens and Burnt Macaroni is a remarkable memoir which allows the reader to enjoy a unique insight into the lives of ordinary Afghan women – and their families – living both in remote villages of the Hazara Jat region and in the northern city […]

No More Mulberries by Mary Smith

No More Mulberries Spanning the turbulent time period from the Soviet occupation to the rise of Taliban, is set in the mountainous regions of Afghanistan where British-born Miriam finds her relationship with her Afghan husband, Dr Iqbal heading towards crisis. From the opening chapters we are drawn into Miriam’s family life, circle of friends and […]