By Zarghuna Kargar
"A robust selection of tales that depict the struggles and hopes of Afghan ladies. a frequently emotional and from time to time painful learn, this e-book is eventually a poignant occasion of human resilience below unbelievable duress. " —KHALED HOSSEINI, New York Times bestselling writer of The Kite Runner
"I am deeply touched by way of those stories...Dear Zari will be learn through a person who cares and desires to grasp approximately Asia and Asian women." —XINRAN
"All the tales in Dear Zari illustrate the discomfort brought on by deeply ingrained Afghan traditions. yet [the women's} bravery and resilience shines via and Kargar touchingly finds how listening to others' existence tales eventually gave her the braveness to percentage her personal. " —The Independent
Moving, enlightening, and heartbreaking, Dear Zari supplies voice to the key lives of Afghan girls. For the 1st time, Dear Zari permits those girls to inform their tales of their personal phrases: from the kid bride given as cost to finish of a family members feud, to a existence spent in a gloomy, dusty room weaving carpets, from a tender woman being cited as a boy, to a girl residing as a widow kept away from by means of society.
Intimate, emotional, painful and uplifting, those tales discover the discomfort and energy of ladies during this deeply spiritual and very conventional society, and convey how their braveness is an proposal to ladies everywhere.