Review: The Watch

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Following a desperate nightlong battle, a group of beleaguered soldiers in an isolated base in Kandahar are faced with a lone woman demanding the return of her brother's body. Is she a spy, a black widow, a lunatic, or is she what she claims to be: a grieving young sister intent on burying her brother according to local rites? Singleminded in her mission, she refuses to move from her spot on the ... Read full review

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In The Watch, author Joydeep Bhattacharya draws his inspiration from the Greek myth Antigone and creates a novel of war that touches on themes that are as old as time itself while still infusing the ... Read full review

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This book troubled me from beginning to end because the American soldiers always seemed to border on the superficial. As for the Afghan woman I’m not sure and there is very little of her voice except ... Read full review

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