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by Waris Dirie
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Karen's books rated it 9 years ago
This lady's story is extraordinary and powerful and made me wish that I could know her as a friend. She is a beautiful person, inside and out.
katewelsh
katewelsh rated it 9 years ago
It is an amazing story of brave, courages and hurt girl who decided to leave Somalia and find a better place for herself. The story just goes to your heart. It's honest, not complicated that's why we may identify with the main character so easily. The story of Dirie's life is both fascinating and ho...
 Stacia in Progress
Stacia in Progress rated it 21 years ago
Did a speech about this book for sociology class in college. If you've never read about the horrible and brutal practices of female circumcision (which is STILL being practiced in several places all over the world), be prepared to cry in shock and horror. This book isn't pretty, but it shows the spi...
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