The Afghan Wife

During the volatile times that followed the Iranian revolution in 1979, Zahra, her husband and son are forced to leave their homeland of Afghanistan with her revolutionary activist cousin, Firzun.

Zahra’s life becomes embroiled with Firzun’s, as her cousin joins the violent opposition to the new regime in Iran. Complexities increase as she again meets Karim, a man she’s loved since she was a teenager.

As the political turmoil unfolds, Zahra must choose between love and family loyalty.

If you enjoyed reading The Bookseller of Kabul by Asne Seirestad and The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul by Deborah Rodriguez, you’ll love The Afghan Wife.

Cindy lived in a small town on the Black Sea coast of Turkey for two years where she taught English. This was the beginning of a life-long interest in Middle Eastern culture and language. Born in the UK she emigrated to Australia in 1975 with her family. She’s been an English language teacher, free-lance travel writer and tour guide, in both Turkey and Sydney, Australia. Her first novel The Afghan Wife is a love story set against the background of the Iranian Revolution in 1979. She’s currently working on a sequel.

Book Details

ISBN: 978-1-925652-27-7 (pbk) | 978-1-925652-28-4 (ebook)

Category: Romantic Suspense

Trade paperback: 322 pages

Publication Date: 25 November 2017

RRP: AU $24.95 (pbk) | $6.99 (ebook)

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