Tag Archives: women’s rights

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Housseini

Wonderful book! Definitely my favorite by Housseini. If you liked Kite Runner or And the Mountains Echoed, this book (in my opinion) tops both. Continue reading A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Housseini

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The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

In the ruins of the United States, the “Sons of Jacob” revolution starts with a staged terrorist attack that kills the President and most of Congress. The new government suspends the constitution, takes away all women’s rights, and builds a new militaristic and oppressive  society. Continue reading The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood