After reading Cocktails with Molotov, you’ll wonder if there’s anything Barry Farber hasn’t done, if there’s anywhere he hasn’t been. From a young age, Farber had a knack for being in the right place at the right time. In Cocktails with Molotov, Barry Farber’s collection of real life short stories, you’ll read of his encounters with Alfred Hitchcock, the King of Albania, and Buzz Aldrin; of his knowledge of 26 foreign languages and how foreign language came through for him in the knick of time. He shares tales from his childhood in North Carolina and his time spent venturing abroad, from his life as a young reporter and as a seasoned journalist, along with astounding narratives of everything in between. A lifelong seeker of adventures and excitement, Barry Farber’s lighthearted and humorous storytelling will keep you occupied for hours; you won’t be able to put down the book until you’re finished; each story is as compelling and informative as the one before it. Get prepared to meet a man who has lived a full life.
Published June 5, 2012