A God in Every Stone by Kamila Shamsie is about a Young Englishwoman in summer, 1914. Vivian Rose Spencer is in an ancient land, about to discover the Temple of Zeus, the call of adventure, and love.
Thousands of miles away a twenty-year-old Pathan, Qayyum Gul, is learning about brotherhood and loyalty in the British Indian army. Summer, 1915. Viv has been separated from the man she loves; Qayyum has lost an eye at Ypres.
They meet on a train to Peshawar, unaware that a connection is about to be forged between their lives – one that will reveal itself fifteen years later when anti-colonial resistance, an ancient artefact and a mysterious woman will bring them together again.
- Paperback: 400 pages
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 9781408847237
- ISBN-13: 978-1408847237
- ASIN: 140884723X
- Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 3.2 x 20 cm