Books by Ingrid Christophersen

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"Bashir clearly tries to distance himself from the mess. No dice, but these up-close notes are useful in understanding the Hussein regime."
An apologetic memoir of life in a bloody tyrant's hip pocket. Read full book review >
A HUNDRED AND ONE DAYS by Åsne Seierstad
HISTORY
Released: April 1, 2005

"Dispatches scorched by the flames of battle and delivered by Seierstad, to enormous effect, in tense, crisp language."
A riveting and wrenching account of a Norwegian journalist's experiences in Baghdad before, during and after the American invasion of Iraq. Read full book review >
THE BOOKSELLER OF KABUL by Åsne Seierstad
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 29, 2003

"A slice of Afghanistan today, rendered with a talent for fine, sobering prose and strange, unnerving settings that recall Ryszard Kapuscinski."
Norwegian journalist Seierstad casts light on the difficult, sometimes dreary, often (still) dangerous life of a bookseller in the Afghan capital, not neglecting the equal but very different tribulations of the women in his family. Read full book review >