| 4/5 |
| Jason Elliot books, Afghanistan books|2002: ALA Notable Books for Adults
2000: Thomas Cook Travel Book Award
1999: New York Times bestseller
An Unexpected Light Wikipedia
An Unexpected Light: Travels in Afghanistan (1999) is a travel book written by British travel writer Jason Elliot. An Unexpected Light won the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award in the UK and became a New York Times bestseller in the US.