The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul

Publisher details

The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul
Author
Deborah Rodriguez
Publisher
Random House
Genre
Fiction
Released
01 December, 2011

Synopsis

In a little coffee shop in one of the most dangerous places on earth, five very different women come together.Sunny, the proud proprietor, who needs an ingenious plan - and fast - to keep her café and customers safe...Yazminda, a young pregnant woman stolen from her remote village and now abandoned on Kabul's violent streets ...Candace, a wealthy American who has finally left her husband for her Afghan lover, the enigmatic Wakil ...Isabel, a determined journalist with a secret that might keep her from the biggest story of her life...And Halajan, the sixty-year-old den mother, whose long-hidden love affair breaks all the rules.As these five discover there's more to one another than meets the eye, they form a unique bond that will for ever change their lives and the lives of many others. - See more at: http://www.randomhouse.com.au/books/deborah-rodriguez/the-little-coffee-shop-of-kabul-9781742753904.aspx#sthash.WZA0QXjP.dpuf
Deborah Rodriguez
About the author

Deborah Rodriguez

Deborah Rodriguez is the author of the international bestsellers The Little Coffee Shop of Kabul,Return to the Little Coffee Shop of Kabul,The Zanzibar Wife and Island on the Edge of the World. She has also written two memoirs: The Kabul Beauty School, about her life in Afghanistan, and The House on Carnaval Street, on her experiences following her return to America. She spent five years teaching and later directing the Kabul Beauty School, the first modern beauty academy and training salon in Afghanistan.Deborah also owned the Oasis Salon and the Cabul Coffee House, and is the founder of the nonprofit organisation Oasis Rescue, which aims to teach women in post-conflict and disaster-stricken areas the art of hairdressing.She currently lives in Mazatlán, Mexico, where she owns Tippy Toes salon and spa.

Books by Deborah Rodriguez

Related articles

Q&A with Trace Moroney, Author of the My Emotions Series

News | Author Related

23 September 2021

Q&A with Trace Moroney, Author of the My Emotions Series

Live Book Event: Chris Hammer, Author of Treasure and Dirt

News

23 September 2021

Live Book Event: Chris Hammer, Author of Treasure and Dirt

    Podcast: Cecelia Ahern on How We Are Shaped by the People in Our Lives

    Podcast

    23 September 2021

    Podcast: Cecelia Ahern on How We Are Shaped by the People in Our Lives

      Win a $100 Book Voucher! (Terms & Conditions)

      News | Book Life

      23 September 2021

      Win a $100 Book Voucher! (Terms & Conditions)

        Live Book Event: Anna Downes, Author of The Shadow House

        News | Events & Festivals

        23 September 2021

        Live Book Event: Anna Downes, Author of The Shadow House

          Explore and Create: Activity of We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury

          News | Book Life

          22 September 2021

          Explore and Create: Activity of We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, Illustrated by Helen Oxenbury

          Podcast: Alison MacLeod on the Power of Fiction

          Podcast

          20 September 2021

          Podcast: Alison MacLeod on the Power of Fiction

            Draw, Colour, Find and Create: Activity Pack of Down the Road, Little Bee by Sarah Jane Lightfoot

            News | Book Life

            20 September 2021

            Draw, Colour, Find and Create: Activity Pack of Down the Road, Little Bee by Sarah Jane Lightfoot

            Live Book Event: Maya Lee in Conversation with Michaela Kalowski

            News | Events & Festivals

            17 September 2021

            Live Book Event: Maya Lee in Conversation with Michaela Kalowski

              Podcast: John M. Green on Publishing

              Podcast

              16 September 2021

              Podcast: John M. Green on Publishing

                COMMENTS

                Leave a Reply

                Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *