Dear Zari: Hidden Stories from Women of Afghanistan

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Dear Zari gives voice to the secret lives of women across Afghanistan and allows them to tell their stories in their own words: from the child bride given as payment to end a family feud; to a life spent in a dark, dusty room weaving carpets; to a young girl brought up as a boy; to life as a widow shunned by society. Compelling and enlightening, Dear Zari uncovers the reality of life in Afghanistan in stories that are by turn heart-breaking and uplifting.

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"A poignant celebration of human resilience" (Khaled Hosseini, author of The Kite Runner)

"Remarkable...heart-rending...astonishing" ( The Times)

"An absorbing collection of life stories...their bravery and resilience shines through" ( Independent on Sunday)

"Harrowing and heart-warming" ( Sunday Telegraph)

"Heart-rending...harrowing... In each case, though, the resilience of the human spirit shines through" ( Metro)

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Compelling, enlightening, heart-breaking - Dear Zari is a collection of true stories from women in Afghanistan...

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