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Silk Armor
     

Silk Armor

by Claire Sydenham
 
"A twisting tale of destiny, secrets and growth." - World Literature Today
• Her name is Didem, a young Turkish university student. Though she has left her veil behind in the provincial village she grew up in, she is still watched over closely by her father and certain friends. But when she meets Victor, an American instructor at the university, and they fall

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"A twisting tale of destiny, secrets and growth." - World Literature Today
• Her name is Didem, a young Turkish university student. Though she has left her veil behind in the provincial village she grew up in, she is still watched over closely by her father and certain friends. But when she meets Victor, an American instructor at the university, and they fall in love, Didem is propelled into an entirely new and dangerous future. The obstacles and threats they face lead Didem and Victor into plans of escape, an escape Didem must keep secret. SILK ARMOR follows her adventure through her battles with her community, her culture, her traditions and conscience, leading to her realization that though these battles may be lost her war can still be won.
• "A powerful story of cultural ties, veiled existence, and deep-seated beliefs." - Literary R&R

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780615774749
Publisher:
Old Harbour Press
Publication date:
04/30/2013
Pages:
318
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.71(d)

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