Saarah Khalil was born in a secluded mountain village, in the shadows of the Hindu Kush, and came of age mostly unaware of the endless wars and tribal strife going on beyond her sheltered village. Then one day, the Taliban came and everything changed.
The Taliban are racing across Afghanistan with blitzkrieg speed. City after city has fallen before them and what had been unthinkable but two weeks earlier now seems inevitable. Kabul will soon fall and America’s 20 year experiment in nation building will have come to an inglorious and humiliating end.
Thus begins Afghan’s Lipstick Warriors: Darkness Falls, due to be published in December, 2021.