Two Perspectives on a Reporter's Kidnapping

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book.jpgTwo months after his marriage to artist-photographer Kristen Mulvihill, New York Times correspondent David Rohde was abducted by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Since kidnapping isn't an ordeal for the victim alone, his seven months in captivity changed both their lives. They've co-written a book about their experiences, A Rope and a Prayer: A Kidnapping from Two Sides.



  • Kristen Mulvihill - Co-author, 'A Rope and a Prayer'
  • David Rohde - executive editor of; author of the book In Deep: The F.B.I., the C.I.A., and the Truth about America’s ‘Deep State’ - @RohdeD


Warren Olney