Daughters of Shame

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Hodder & Stoughton Canada, Aug 6, 2009 - Social Science - 304 pages
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In her new top ten bestseller Jasvinder Sanghera tells the harrowing and moving stories of women trapped in forced marriages.

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An interesting read about the situation of forced marriage, honour killings and the stories of the women affected by them. The book is told by Jasvinder Sanghera, the author, who also fled from the ... Read full review


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Jasvinder Sanghera is the co-founder of Karma Nirvana, a community based project that supports South Asian women affected by domestic violence and honour-based crimes. She was born and brought up in Derby, UK. Her memoir SHAME was aSunday TimesTop 10 Bestseller. In 2007 she received a Women of the Year award for her work, and in 2008 she recieved an Inspiration Award for Women.

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