“Over the next ten years he would be harassed, tortured, charged with treason and labelled a traitor,
but he would also come to be globally regarded as a
courageous and indefatigable symbol of resistance in
the face of brutal repression...”
"To read it is to be transported to Kabul and to share the dreams of the Afghans.”
Dr Rehan ul-Haq, University of Birmingham
A unique, true story of the chaos that followed the overthrow
of the Taliban, and how one radio station helped to bring
freedom of speech to a country ravaged by war
"The first great adventure of the new millennium.” Ranulph Fiennes
Follow Alastair on the second leg of his epic journey around the world from South Africa via the whole of the Americas, then Siberia in the winter and back home to Yorkshire through China, Central Asia and Europe.
"The achievement of these women should not be underestimated."
David Hempleman-Adams, OBE
"A new life in West Africa"
Khady pulled out a breast and with a deadly aim fired milk at the chameleon. “If I don’t offer it milk, our son will grow up to look like a lizard.” Clearly I had a lot to learn about life in Africa.
Author: Hayden Shearman Introducing the London runner’s new best friend. There are few books that will accumulate as much sweat, mud and backpack time as the Runner’s Guide to London. It’s the companion that guides London’s 418,000 runners and thousands annually of visiting runners around this runni…