4.5 A real page turner you never want it to end! templeofvenus | 27/05/2010 | See all templeofvenus's reviews (38) I adored this book it really is a perfect story! the study of the relationships between people, the divide between the rich and poor is keenly displayed. Afghanistan at the time of the russian invasion is described very well and makes you feel like you are there! The twists and turns in the main characters life as the story unfolds keeps you turning the pages and you feel like you know him inside out! buy this it is a must read!