* Author PR visit to the UK and Ireland to include media interviews and appearances at literary festivals * Review and feature coverage * Serialisation TBC * Featured on the Virago website * Submitted for trade promotions
Asne Seierstad (born 1970) has worked as a correspondent in Russia, China, Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq, amongst many other places. She has received numerous awards for her journalism. She lives in Oslo.
Praise for THE BOOKSELLER OF KABUL: 'A remarkable portrait ...Seierstad was fascinated by everything she witnessed, and her curiosity and perceptive eye colours every page' Independent * 'Stunning ...it deserves to sell well: it is quite unlike anything else' Observer * 'A colourful portrait ... bear[s] witness to the power of literature to withstand even the most repressive regime' Michael Arditti, Mail