From sleep unbound

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Swallow Press, 1983 - Fiction - 141 pages
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From Sleep Unbound portrays the life of Samya, an Egyptian woman who is taken at age 15 from her Catholic boarding school and forced into a loveless and humiliating marriage. Eventually sundered from every human attachment, Samya lapses into despair and despondence, and finally an emotionally caused paralysis. But when she shakes off the torpor of sleep, the sleep of avoidance, she awakens to action with the explosive energy of one who has been reborn.

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User Review  - Kaitlynn Blue - Goodreads

This is a really interesting novel with a good plot. Also, it's a quick read and fits a lot of emotion into a small number of pages. Read full review

Review: From Sleep Unbound

User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

We're considering teaching this for IB next year. Very compelling. I like the change in POV from the 1st chapter to the rest of the novel. Read full review

Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
20
Section 3
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