'Of Love & War', Penguin Press: Of Love & War , 2018

Noor Nisa, eighteen (right), in labor and stranded with her mother in Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan, November 2009.Her husband’s first wife died during childbirth, so he was determined to get her to the hospital, a four-hour drive from theirvillage. His borrowed car broke down and I ended up taking them to the hospital, where Noor Nisa delivered a baby girl.
Of Love & War , 2018

Noor Nisa, eighteen (right), in labor and stranded with her mother in Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan, November 2009.

Her husband’s first wife died during childbirth, so he was determined to get her to the hospital, a four-hour drive from their

village. His borrowed car broke down and I ended up taking them to the hospital, where Noor Nisa delivered a baby girl.