Roberta Gately

A nurse, humanitarian aid worker, and writer, Roberta Gately has served in war zones ranging from Africa to Afghanistan. She has written extensively on the subject of refugees for the Journal of Emergency Nursing, as well as a series of articles for the BBC Worlds News Online. She speaks regularly on the plight of the world’s refugees and displaced. 

Books by this Author

The Bracelet
Lipstick in Afghanistan

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Author Revealed

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Rhett Butler - though he's not entirely a villain and maybe that's why he's my favorite

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Writer/ambassador for the UN

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Jelly beans or cheeseburgers - can't decide

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Singing

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