: Vendidas () by Zana Muhsen; Andrew Crofts and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at. Sold has ratings and reviews. Seriously, I have little to no words to describe this book. It’s not the Zana Muhsen with Andrew Crofts *True Story*. Zana Muhsen (born in Birmingham, England) is a British author known for her book Sold: Zana Muhsen remained in England and in , wrote Sold: Story of Modern-day Slavery with the ghostwriter Andrew Crofts, describing In , Zana Muhsen and Crofts wrote a follow-up, A Promise to Nadia – the true story.
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Living in the contemporary Middle East, it was hard to imagine that this happens but in small towns and underdeveloped countries, undoubtedly it does. Although it is grim at times, reading about Zana’s story and her courageous fight gives you perspective of what life for other women who have no power over their lives, and where they lead.
Andrew Crofts Goodreads Author. Description Zana Muhsen, born and bred in Birmingham, is of Yemeni origin. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
How can a father sell his own daughters?! When the international spotlight focused on the sister’s plight, it seemed that they might at last escape. Dec 25, Abilio rated it it was amazing. Also shameful is that England did nothing, until the press became involved. That is a miraculous feat, bringing a reader to understand and accept a decision no parent zanna ever begin to comprehend having to make.
Aged 15 and 13 respectively, Zana and her sister discovered that they had been literally sold into marriage, and that on their arrival they were virtually prisoners. Although he claimed his children are his greatest accomplishments, it was difficult for me to tell, since this was the first conversation we’d had since my grandmother his mom died. Keep me logged in on this computer. For many years he was the vouce of a generation, strutting bare-chested on stage, swinging the mic around like a lariat at The Who’s dynamic concerts.
I usually find autobiographies or books that are telling a real life vendidzs kind of boring, and I normally find myself skipping some pages.
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Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. From anddew unique perspective of David Sedaris comes a new book of essays taking his readers on a bizarre and stimulating world tour. Yes, I’m sad my father can’t see that, but he never tricked me into going to Yemen so I could be abused by a zan, impoverished family and forced into an arranged marriage.
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I know zaan that I can fight and that I can win some battles.
Ci sono dei libri che raccontano storie tragiche, strazianti, disturbanti, spesso autobiografiche. Very sad and tragic, what happened to these girls, at the hands of their own bastard father. What is really shameful is how Yemen allows this to happen and turns their vendldas on the children this is Zana and Nadia’s sold them and two older siblings to people in his homeland – Yemen.
They can sell our children, or make them work, or send them away. It is a grim tale of male rule in the Middle East and in the Islamic culture as we know of it.
Robinson Madonna Michelle Morgan. Young girls are ‘sold’ by their family and taken out of the country my first question was ‘whats going on with the school system why didn’t anyone ask where the girls where? I didn’t like the cover of the book it gives you the idea oh,Muslim women being treated like slave but the story is about a bully father and from pg 15 you understand that her mom and dad are not married and her father goes to the pub with his friends so he is not practicing Muslim When actually their father told them they will just go for six week period for a ceofts.
I just looked at him, not sure zanz to laugh or not.
This page was last edited on 2 Mayat His handshake seemed weak, and his hand was smaller than mine. A moving and harrowing story of British girl forced into marriage in Muhsrn. They are cast into the tiny rural mountainous village where they are ruled by their husbands and male relatives and live as slaves. I brought this along with the follow up ‘A promise to Nadia’ I can’t recall the press coverage in the 80’s but this is still going on.
It is too horrible. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x 20mm