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A Year Without Make-Up: Tales of a Traveler By Stephanie Yoder - Have you ever wanted to quit your job and go travel the world? At 25 years old Stephanie Yoder was already fed up with the monotony of life. Reading Lists, Book Lists, Good Books, Books To Read, Non Fiction, Up Book, Quitting Your Job, To Infinity And Beyond, Travel Alone

8 Unexpected Things I Learned During A Year Of Travel

In 2009 I got really fed up with my 9-5 job and decided to quite and spend a year backpacking around Asia. It took a year of living with my Mom, saving every dime and basically driving everyone in …

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Read "The Book of Fate" by Parinoush Saniee available from Rakuten Kobo. A teenager in pre-revolutionary Tehran, Massoumeh is an ordinary girl, passionate about learning. On her way to school s. Great Books To Read, I Love Books, Good Books, My Books, Free Books, Love Reading, Reading Lists, Book Lists, Reading Den

The Book of Fate

A teenager in pre-revolutionary Tehran, Massoumeh is an ordinary girl, passionate about learning. On her way to school she meets a local man and falls in love - but when her family discover his letters they accuse her of bringing them into dishonour. She is badly beaten by her brother, and her parents hastily arrange a marriage to a man she's never met. Facing a life without love, and the prospect of no education, Massoumeh is distraught - but a female neighbour urges her to comply: 'We each…

An Obedient Father by Akhil Sharma 34 Books By Indian Authors That Everyone Should Read Indian Literature, Literature Books, Nonfiction Books, Best Books To Read, Got Books, Asian Books, Hindi Books, Best Novels, English Book

An Obedient Father by Akhil Sharma

Why you should read it: The novel is a fascinating glimpse into Indian business culture and family culture, while also touching upon the hardly touched upon topic of child abuse and the cultural response to the subject.

Read "Reconciliation Islam, Democracy, and the West" by Benazir Bhutto available from Rakuten Kobo. Benazir Bhutto returned to Pakistan in October after eight years of exile, hopeful that she could be a catalyst fo. High Society, Books To Read, My Books, Human Rights, Women's Rights, Reading Lists, Michael Jackson, Inspire Me, In This World

I reject the claim that Islam is "inhospitable" to democracy as well as the notion that liberalism is inherently and uniquely "Western". In fact, enough progress can be shown empirically to demonstrate exactly the opposite.

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A House Without Windows

A vivid, unforgettable story of an unlikely sisterhood—an emotionally powerful and haunting tale of friendship that illuminates the plight of women in a traditional culture—from the author of the bestselling The Pearl That Broke Its Shell and When the Moon Is Low.

This new book by Nancy Isenberg retells United States history through the perspective of a segment of the weak, the powerless and the stigmatized. Great Books, New Books, Books To Read, Books 2016, Book Writer, Book Authors, Book Nerd, Reading Lists, Book Lists

Review: ‘White Trash’ Ruminates on an American Underclass (Published 2016)

This new book by Nancy Isenberg retells United States history through the perspective of a segment of the weak, the powerless and the stigmatized.

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Things I've Been Silent About: Memories of a Prodigal Daughter|NOOK Book

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The Year of the Runaways by Sunjeer Sahota is a breathtaking, moving book for fans of Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo. An inspirational book to read.

Read "The Heart of Sufism Essential Writings of Hazrat Inayat Khan" by H. Witteveen available from Rakuten Kobo. The Indian Sufi master Hazrat Inayat Khan was the very first teacher to bring Sufism to the Western world. Spiritual Figures, Spiritual Music, Spiritual Path, Spiritual Teachers, Best Books For Men, Good Books, Books To Read, Sufi Saints, Western Philosophy

The Heart of Sufism

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The Faith Club: A Muslim, A Christian, A Jew-- Three Women Search for Understanding: Ranya Idliby, Suzanne Oliver, Priscilla Warner Book Club Books, Book Nerd, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Date, Asian Books, Book Suggestions, Reading Material

The Faith Club: A Muslim, A Christian, A Jew-- Three Women Search for Understanding (English, Arabic and Hebrew Edition)

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Manto. Indian born (later moved to Pakistan) writer. Tried for Obscenity several times. But really he wasnt so obscene. His observations about the partition and events thereafter, the reflection of acute fundamentalism present in society and dissection of human character is something not to be missed. My life changed for the better after reading that two page story called Toba Tek Singh. Respect.

Standing Alone in Mecca: An American Womans Struggle for the Soul of Islam Asra Nomani 0060571446 9780060571443 As President Bush is preparing to invade Iraq, Wall Street Journal correspondent Asra Nomani embarks on a dangerous journey from Middle Am Bobby Freeman, Christmas Carol Book, Pilgrimage To Mecca, Islam Women, Self Determination, Standing Alone, Running Man, Best Selling Books, American Women

Standing Alone in Mecca

Standing Alone in Mecca book. Read 69 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. As President Bush is preparing to invade Iraq, Wall Street ...

1000 Lashes: Because I Say What I Think - Raif Badawi - Tap to see more great collections of e-books! Secular State, Lawrence Krauss, New Books, Books To Read, Call To Action, Say What, I Said, Social Science, Atheist

House Of Leaves author Mark Danielewski on five books that are disturbing but beautiful

With Reading List, The A.V. Club asks one of our favorite pop-culture creators to describe a list of reading materials that are tied together by a singular theme.