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User Review  - AuntieClio - LibraryThing

Taking a month to concentrate on international authors has exposed me to so many gems. Ru Freeman's A Disobedient Girl is one. The way she tells the story of a young woman who is a servant to the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Limelite - LibraryThing

Skillfully, gently, Freeman brings together the tales of two women that at first seem unrelated until a revelation near the end, which signals the doom of Biso and the powerlessness of Latha who grows ... Read full review

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User Review  - Soniamarie - LibraryThing

This is a novel about status and how people are born into either a life of luxury or a life of servitude. The story opens in Sri Lanka with Thara, a spoiled little rich girl and her servant, Latha ... Read full review

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User Review  - LiteraryFeline - LibraryThing

Sri Lanka is located in South East Asia, an island country just south of India. It is a beautiful country that has been mired in conflict for over 40 years. Cultural and religious differences are at ... Read full review

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User Review  - sagustocox - LibraryThing

Ru Freeman's A Disobedient Girl is set in Sri Lanka and is narrated by two women, Latha and Biso, in alternating chapters. Each of these women struggles with their station in society, the desires they ... Read full review

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User Review  - TrishNYC - LibraryThing

Latha is a servant girl for the well to do Vithanage family. Being close in age to their only child, Thara, she forms a friendship and a quasi sisterhood that she naively believes endows her with some ... Read full review

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User Review  - jennsbookshelves - LibraryThing

Set in Sri Lanka, A Disobedient Girl tells the story of two women, Latha and Biso. Latha is raised in the priviledged household of the Vithanages. As a young child, her role is that of a friend to ... Read full review

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User Review  - reina10 - LibraryThing

Freeman has done a beautiful job of weaving together a heart felt and thought provoking story that spans over three decades. Based in Sri Lanka, this story tells the journey of two women fighting to ... Read full review

READ THIS BOOK!!!!!!

User Review  - Trust ME - Borders

I read this book in a heart beat! It was so good I couldn't put it down!!!! Buy this book, for you won't regret it! Ru Freeman is an outstanding novelist! Read full review


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