domingo, março 19, 2006

My Forbidden Face—Growing Up Under the Taliban: A Young Woman's Story

During this last year I have read a few books about the condition of women in Islamic countries and this one and Hod came to Afghanistan and cried are my favourites.

Latifa describes beautifully the life and terror of a family I can connect with. I can imagine if tomorrow my country close down because of terror, how much we'd all be in pain.