An engaging read and a real page turner
A wonderful and revealing book
Murari's novel exerts a strong emotional grip as we follow the Taliban's brutality with mounting horror. The result is an unusual mix of tension, farce and profound outrage.
Cinematic descriptions of war, and the joy of cricket, score highly
This book is funny, moving, harrowing, romantic and readable.
A strange and alluring combination of cricket, the Taliban, and a lively, clever heroine makes this novel unputdownable.
A wonderful and heart-warming story of love, family and cricket.