The Immigrants’ Daughter: A Private Battle to Earn the Right to Self-Actualization. Best Books 2006 Award.
These 1940’s stories from Cairo, seasoned with wit, portray the protagonist’s attempts to safeguard her inner self, counteracting her parents’ obstinate adherence to outdated traditions. Willpower and perseverance in education help her break conventional rules, to bloom on her own.
Mary Terzian (Author)
Paperback: 296 pages
Inc. (30 Aug. 2005)
Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.7 x 22.9 cm