Review: Memoir: Burned Alive by Souad Bantam. MARGARETTE DRISCOLL. May 16 , am, The Sunday Times. Press £ pp At the tender age. The meaning of women’s rights varies with nationality and culture. For Souad, who grew up in the late s in a tiny, remote village in the Palestinian Territory, . Burned Alive has ratings and reviews. ☘Misericordia☘ ~ The Serendipity Aegis ~ said: I’m aware there is some degree of doubt as to veracity of.

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Burned Alive

A single ray of hope threw Souad, helped her grow, and yet, also suffocated her. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

I recommend reading the book even if you don’t believe this particular story. So, well, this book is not for the weak-hearted.

Charlottekrn Bookfair Top Contributor: Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Retrieved from ” https: The executioner risks nothing, his crime is never chased up and rarely condemned. Dec 31, Kylene Jones rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book shows the story of a woman who survived so many hardships and came back to tell her unbelievable story.


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There are still men I am so glad I have read this book. She didn’t die right a way and was left to her own devices in the hospital where her family was still trying to kill her. Since I am a burjed with Bured background, i see this book representing our Past precisely, where women used to be treated as slaves. In her village like many others, love before marriage is synonymous with death. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Just like their mothers and daughters later.

She was duped and this piece of filth then disappeared on hearing she was pregnant, leaving her to that terrible fate. Write a customer review.

Ok I am a little confused and gave this book burnsd 5 star rating thinking it was true but have come to find out that most likly this is not a true account so I am giving it one star. Paperbackpages. In the eyes of their community he was a hero. They were born like this and so they’ll die. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

I want to buy this book.

She can easily be called a whore and a slut, for a mere whisper and rumor. More soiad five thousand cases of such honour killings are reported around the world each year and many more take place that we hear nothing about Miraculously, Souad survived rescued by the women of her village, who put out the flames and took her to a local hospital.


Terribly burnt, Souad was saved by a miracle. Jun 16, Cindy rated it did not like it. Slive Pub July 31, Language: The childhood was horrible, the burning was unthinkable, the collusion to finalize the act by both family and community boggles the mind, and the psychological effects continue to dog her.

Archived from the original on April 22, Want to Read saving…. Souad did not always know butned the events she recounts.

I found this to be a disturbing account of bugned can happen to a woman who “breaks the law” in a country where women have no rights.