Breaking through the conspiracy of silence surrounding this crime, the book includes the personals stories of many high profile cases that have recently hit the news. No other writer has taken such an unflinching look at one of the most brutal practices that still exists in the modern world.
|Subject||Current Affairs, Gender/Feminism|
“[A] powerful work that combines the broader international picture with the personal stories of women... It’s a brilliant light cast on a practice that claims the lives of at least 5000 women a year.”
"What Husseini has done and continues to do in order to save the lives of innocent women who may be murdered by their families in so-called honor killings is truly commendable."