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The Poppy Field Diary

2014 INDIES Finalist
Finalist, General (Adult Fiction)
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In the days before the Russian occupation, Kabul’s golden age, a young Afghan woman began a journey that we all take at some point in our lives—the journey to forgive. As the Russians invaded Afghanistan, her husband ran guns and opium through the Khyber Pass; as they retreated, she matched wits with a beautiful Czech spy. As the Taliban ravaged Kabul, she cared for a wounded bacha bereesh, an Afghan dancing boy. As the Twin Towers burned, she found true intimacy.