Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: August 29, 1995 Price: $16.95
This is the extraordinary first-person account of a young woman's coming of age in Somalia and her struggles against the obligations and strictures of family and society. By the time she is nine, Aman has undergone a ritual circumcision ceremony; at eleven, her innocent romance with a white boy leads to a...
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