: 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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Probably one of the most harrowing and compelling reads! This all happened over thirty years ago, but I don’t think much has changed in Yemen for women.
He was a weak, sickly looking little boy, very thin and pale. Book ratings by Goodreads.
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I would however thoroughly recommend this book, as it is a shocking story about modern day slavery that shockingly still exists in this day and age. Feb 14, Stephanie rated it really liked it. It’s just my sister, she wasn’t comfortable. In RE today, we watched the documentary of this book, and actually seeing where the characters lived, and hearing their voices makes the book more real and sad.
I was deeply moved by the book Sold, thank you so much for spreading the word about this heinous activity shattering so many innocent lives. A queste parti si aggiungono poi i pensieri della protagonista: E questi sono solo alcuni esempi: Please enter an answer in digits: It is all packaged in a book that delivers a well written, easy to read flow that I could not put down.
I read this book for few times. It is too horrible. Zana and Nadia born and raised in Birmingham.
But the key is of course, that they can go nowhere, have no rights, are barely recognized as human beings and are indeed merely chattel. I hope this is just the fiction, not the real story? Part of Zana’s motivation for writing the book was to andreew people know what had happened to her and to raise enough awareness to get her sister out of there.
As Grant’s son Warren says now: Views Read Edit View history. Welcome to Night Vale: View crofgs 3 comments. I just can’t imagine, modern British girls being sold to Arab men and to lead life of peasants among the deserts and mountains of Yemen, with no modern facilities, and forced to be the slaves of their in-laws!
Modern day slavery is still very much alive sadly.
Vendidas – Zana Muhsen Andrew Crofts
Raised in the Midwest, he moved to LA aged eleven to live with his father Blackie, purveyor of pills, pot, and cocaine to the Hollywood elite. Thank you for caring enough to write.
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They can ilbro do whatever they want to Nadia and there seems to be nothing we can do to stop them. They are cast into the tiny rural mountainous village where they are ruled by their husbands and male zxna and l Memoir of two young English-Yemeni sisters who are ‘sold’ into marriage. In the Yemen were forced to live in poverty stricken villages and were cruelly treated.
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