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Daniel Simpson is a journalist gone native. He threw away a career as a foreign correspondent, aghast at his paper’s pro-war propaganda.

Instead, he tried to start a Summer of Love. Renamed Raoul Djukanovic, he had visions of changing the Balkans with a music festival.

A Rough Guide to the Dark Side relates how that dream went spectacularly wrong, leaving him fried on drugs in a hunt for the meaning of life.

“A funny, angry and insightful indictment of modern media.”
A.L. Kennedy

“An uproarious story that has an important message.”
Phillip Knightley

“Amazing … uses humor as Shakespeare did.”
John Perkins

“A courageous quest in pursuit of truth.”
Michael Lang

“Like a suicide’s screaming spiral.”
Michela Wrong