Er award winning playwright The Takes Through An Innovative readers through an journey a magnetically hypnotizing adventure that is mysterious and uniue If you want to now what Afghanistan was like before the Soviet invasion and the rise of the Taliban then this book is for you Abena Agyeman Fisher Senior Editor NewsOneCat Parenti grew up in Brooklyn and lived in Afghanistan on and off for twenty years She survived the political twists and turns of Afghan history from King Zahir Shah through the rise of the Taliban and started a successful business selling antiue clothing and jewelry to US museums and museum shops She has given presentations on Afghanistan including at the UN and taught Afghan cooking She currently lives with her daughter in Arizon.
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"home to the extraordinary moments falling in love with a nobleman and nearly losing her "to the extraordinary moments of falling in love with a nobleman and nearly losing her on three separate occasions featured in book you may have to eep reminding yourself that what you are reading isn t fictionAccolades for Afghanistan Building bridges of cultural understanding and respect I thank you for giving voice to the wonderful history and culture Of The Region Hillary the region Hillary Clinton The real story here is the author s love affair with an Afghan from a prominent family with vivid writing and an engaging story that ept me on the edge of my seat It takes a brave woman to do these things Monica Bau. Thrill to this true life adventure of an American heroine in a far off landAfter having visions of a strange land since childhood Cat Parenti left New York and headed for the rugged landscape of Afghanistan which felt like time traveling to the th century There she fell in love with the people the culture and a tall dark stranger In book one of this sweeping two volume memoir Cat takes you on an unforgettable journey of full into the of this sweeping two volume memoir Cat takes you on an unforgettable journey of full immersion into the smells food rituals and beliefs of the people she came to now and love in this far off land Her adventures are told with such exuisite detail you ll feel as if you are there experiencing them first handAfghanistan offers a rare opportunity to understand Afghan life culture and beliefs before the Taliban and what. ,