By Jean Sasson
Through advances in schooling and with entry to paintings, Saudi girls are breaking via boundaries; they're turning into medical professionals, social employees, company proprietors. significant steps ahead were made. yet this isn't the complete tale. unfortunately, regardless of adjustments within the legislation, girls are nonetheless subjected to poor suppression, abuse and crimes of mental and actual violence. for lots of, the fight for simple human rights continues.
PRINCESS, extra TEARS TO CRY unearths the intimate struggles of Saudi girls within one of many richest, such a lot conservative kingdoms on the earth. those are tales of triumph and heartbreak among the top- and lowest-born. Princess Sultana speaks frankly approximately her strong-willed daughters, her cherished husband and the contentious Al-Saud family members whose day-by-day battles approximately what it ability to be a girl in Saudi Arabia replicate these of the society at huge. PRINCESS, extra TEARS TO CRY is an unforgettable trip into the hearts and minds of Saudi ladies, and should be ceaselessly etched into the reminiscence of readers.
PRAISE FOR the recent YORK occasions BESTSELLER PRINCESS:
"Absolutely riveting and profoundly sad..." —People journal
"A chilling story...a shiny account of an air-conditioned nightmare..." —Entertainment Weekly
"Must-reading for somebody attracted to human rights." —USA this present day
"Shocking...candid...sad, sobering, and compassionate..." —San Francisco Chronicle
"The startling fact at the back of veiled lives...frank and shiny" —Sunday Express
"Anyone with the slightest curiosity in human rights will locate this ebook heart-wrenching." —Betty Mahmoody, bestselling writer of no longer with no My Daughter
"Both interesting and depressing..." —Daily Mail
"....her story of decadent opulence turns into a political rallying cry that she hopes will unfold the be aware and encourage many "Sultana's Circles" to relieve the plight of girls all over the place, one girl at a time." —Publishers Weekly for Princess Sultana's Circle
"In this continually gripping paintings, a Literary Guild exchange choice in fabric, the American-born Sasson recounts the lifestyles tale of a Saudi princess she met whereas dwelling in Saudi Arabia, delivering a glimpse of the appalling stipulations continued via even privileged girls within the center East."—Publisher's Weekly for Princess
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Whilst Jean Sasson's booklet Princess: existence in the back of the Veil in Saudi Arabia was once released, it grew to become a right away foreign bestseller. It bought to forty three international locations and spent thirteen weeks at the long island occasions bestseller record. Now, during this long-awaited, compelling new publication, Sasson and Princess Sultana go back to inform the area what it capacity to be a Saudi girl this day.
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