The Cellist of Sarajevo - Steven Galloway During the siege of Sarajevo a bomb is dropped on a marketplace and 22 people, there in hopes of buying bread, are killed. The lead cellist of the Sarajevo orchestra vows to play his cello at this spot every day at 4:00 (the time of the bombing) for 22 days, one day for each life lost. Through the eyes of 3 different people the horrors of living in a city under siege and their struggles to maintain their pre-war self identities are revealed. A very interesting book and well worth reading