The Taliban Cricket ClubBook - 2012
"A moving, splendidly realized story of courage and grit in modern-day Kabul."
--Vikas Swarup, author of Slumdog Millionaire
A harrowing yet tender novel--Bend It Like Beckham in a burka--The Taliban Cricket Club is a moving and unforgettable tale of one woman's courage and guile in the face of terror and tyranny. Set in war-torn Kabul, Afghanistan, this extraordinary new fiction by Timeri N. Murari, acclaimed author of the international bestseller, Taj, is a sweeping story of love, family, resilience, and survival, featuring an unforgettable heroine determined to help her loved ones win their freedom with a bat and a ball.