As Putin's invasion of Ukraine uproots many more from their homes, this timely, people-driven narrative sheds light on the horrific fate of a previous generation of refugees, many of whom were detained in appalling conditions in Libya when the EU shut its borders after 2015. I was engrossed, and disturbed, from the first page. I'll donate £5 from each sale to a refugee charity chosen by the author.
'A veritable masterclass in journalism...The most riveting, detailed and damning account ever written on the deadliest of migration routes.' CHRISTINA LAMB
'The most important work of contemporary reporting I have ever read' SALLY ROONEY