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Heidi appearing at Byline Festival

Byline Festival will be held June 2-4, at Pippington Park, Sussex. Protest against fake news and alternate facts while debating, thinking, laughing and dancing! Heidi will be joined by Sue MacGregor on Saturday June 2 at 2.30pm, to discuss women on war.   Download the full programme here. Visit the Byline Festival website to book tickets and help change…
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Blitz Spirit

This article was first published in the April 2017 issue of Standpoint.  The irony wasn’t lost on any of the 12 high-powered women who had gathered in the House of Lords at 2.30 pm on March 22. The Afghan Women’s Support Forum was holding one of its quarterly meetings to discuss keeping the issue of Afghan…
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Afghanistan in the Balance

The article was first published in the January 2017 edition of Live Encounters Magazine.  Afghanistan may no longer command the front page but somehow our fascination with the country is like an addiction to heroin, and we keep going back for one last hit. In London, I went to a play called Pink Mist about what…
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Kabul in Stilettoes

This article was first published The Jewish Chronicle on 20 February 2017. She reported from war zones, but always looked glam. Anthea Gerrie met the journalist they called ‘Heidi High Heels’. The fact that Heidi Kingstone went to Afghanistan at all is proof you can’t judge a book by its cover. Especially when that cover is…
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Countdown to Jewish Book Week

Jewish Book Week 2017 is just two weeks away! Heidi will be appearing at a number of events. For full details, visit jewishbookweek.com.

Book Fairies Busy with ‘Dispatches’

Today London commuters might be lucky enough to find a copy of Dispatches from the Kabul Cafe. Keep an eye out for a copy if you’re on the tube! Here is #BookFairy Carleanne announcing today’s book drop! She’s camera shy so give her some encouragement 🙂 #booksontheunderground #books pic.twitter.com/WA2icvH66g — Books Underground (@BooksUndergrnd) November 22, 2016…
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