Earth and Ashes

by Atiq Rahimi

Rating: 4     10 Votes

Tags: Set in AFGHANISTAN Male author War

Earth and Ashes

When the Soviet army arrives in Afghanistan, the elderly Dastaguir witnesses the destruction of his village. Haunting in its spareness, "Earth and Ashes" is a tale of devastating loss, but also of human perseverance in the face of madness and war.

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Challenge: Read Around Asia Challenge
Country: Afghanistan flag Afghanistan
Language: EN
Recommended: 05 Jan 2023

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