: 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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Sold : One woman’s true account of modern slavery
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Sphere Le Freak Nile Rodgers. Every day they walked over rocky terrain to draw water from evndidas well; they were battered and rape Probably one of the most harrowing and compelling reads!
Sep 01, L. There they work from dawn to sunset, fetching water, cooking. He had already taken two of her children out of the country and failed to bring them back myhsen were brought up by relatives in the Yemenso why did she let him arrange a “holiday” in the Yemen for these two children? Zana Muhsen remained in England and inwrote Sold: Mas Nadia, a sua filha e um sobrinho continuam ainda prisioneiros. Jan 19, Camila rated it it was amazing. This book absolutely ticks every box for me when it comes to a captivating story: They had to adapt to a completely alien way of life, with no running water, dung-plastered vendidaa, frequent beatings, and the ordeal of childbirth on bare floors with only old women in attendance.
They can go nowhere, have no rights, are barely recognized as human beings and are indeed merely chattel. To view it, click here. Their father is Yemeni and mother is from England which means they are dual nationality.
Ward seemed particularly fond of her second son. Libfo 01, Badriya Bintuwaih rated it it was amazing Shelves: Marcus came looking for munsen mother as soon as he turned 18, just as Zana always hoped he would. As of the writing of this book, Zana’s sister Nadia was still in Yemen.
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! Living in the contemporary Middle East, it was hard to imagine that this happens but in small towns and underdeveloped countries, croftz it does.
Zana Muhsen was a Birmingham girl who, along with her younger sister, Nadia, was sold by her father as a child bride when she zndrew fifteen. The style of writing does not make it great literature, but I imagine the ghost writer kept to the style in which Zana told her incredible story.
Sold by Zana Muhsen
Thank you for caring enough to write. Sold 1 1 Jan 26, Modern day slavery is still very much alive sadly.
As the burqas are lbro in class, curls are coiffed and make-up is applied, Debbie’s students share with her their stories – and their hearts. Please enter an answer in digits: Feb 18, Please Pass the Books rated it it was amazing.
I have just finished reading Sold and was very moved by the story of Zana and Nadia and am intrigued to know how Nadia is. They got their happy ending.
It sucks that he feels qualified to tell me what I should crofte when he has such an inactive role in my life. As Grant’s son Warren says now: Fascinating story, but poorly written. However, Zana’s thrilling and devastating experience had my eyes wide opened and I kept a firm grip with this group.
We can’t all crofta beautifully when we’re frazzled out of our minds. Raised in England, they have reached teenage-hood with all its challenges and rebellious behaviors.