Posts Tagged ‘arranged marriage’

Stunning Novel

This mesmerizing novel surprised me. Naila, born and raised in Florida to traditional Pakistani parents, has listened to her parents her whole life. Naila is about to graduate from high school and begin medical school in the fall when she makes a huge mistake. Forbidden to date because her parents insist on arranging a marriage for her, Naila secretly dates Saif and sneaks out to attend their senior prom. Caught by her parents, Naila is hauled off to Pakistan for a month where she discovers that she is to be married off.

This would make a very interesting lit circle choice.

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