A Bold New Voice From Saudi Arabia Spins A Fascinating Scheherazade Like Tale Of Four Young Women Attempting To Navigate The Narrow Straits Between Love, Desire, Fulfillment, And Islamic Tradition For The First Time, The Hidden World Of Today S Upper Class Saudi Women Is Revealed By An Insider.
variant spelling Rajaa al Sanea is a Saudi writer who became famous through her novel Girls of Riyadh, or Banat al Riyadh The book was first published in Lebanon in 2005 and in English in 2007 The book was long listed for the Dublin Literary Award in 2009.Al Sanea grew up in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the daughter of a family of doctors She currently lives in Chicago where she is a dental graduate student She received her bachelor s degree in Dentistry from King Saud University in 2005 Her novel and lifestyle have caused controversy especially among the conservative sections of the Saudi society but liberal minded individuals considered her a role model.
- 331 pages
- بنات الرياض
- Rajaa Alsanea
- 16 November 2018 Rajaa Alsanea