Kidnapping,murder,slavery and forced marriage. This heart-wrenching story will take you through a mosaic of middle eastern traditions and customs. Three generations of women will captivate with the intricacies of their lives in a small Lebanese village. This is the story of sisters Farida, who by circumstance is forced to marry a stranger to save herself and Aujene, who is forced to marry a man she despises. Their mother Tala, who roams the streets in search of her sanity and bears the burden of her husband's choices. And Aaida, who is forced to confront the secrets from her childhood that have shaped her yet now threaten to bring her world collapsing around her.
Amal Ibrahim, author