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Do they hear you when you cry

Author: Fauziya Kassindja; Layli Miller Bashir
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Delacorte Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A true story of persecution, friendship, and ultimate triumph, Do They Hear You When You Cry chronicles the struggles of two extraordinary women: Fauziya Kassindja, who fled her African homeland to escape female genital mutilation only to be locked up in American prisons for sixteen months; and Layli Miller Bashir, a driven young law student who fought for Fauziya's freedom." "Here, for the first time, is Fauziya's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kassindja, Fauziya, 1977-
Do they hear you when you cry.
New York, N.Y. : Delacorte press, ©1998
(OCoLC)605195762
Named Person: Fauziya Kassindja; Fauziya Kassindja
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Fauziya Kassindja; Layli Miller Bashir
ISBN: 0385318324 9780385318327
OCLC Number: 38105495
Description: x, 518 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Fauziya Kassindja and Layli Miller Bashir.
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"A true story of persecution, friendship, and ultimate triumph, Do They Hear You When You Cry chronicles the struggles of two extraordinary women: Fauziya Kassindja, who fled her African homeland to escape female genital mutilation only to be locked up in American prisons for sixteen months; and Layli Miller Bashir, a driven young law student who fought for Fauziya's freedom." "Here, for the first time, is Fauziya's dramatic personal story, told in her own words, vividly detailing her life as a young woman in Togo and her nightmarish day-to-day existence in U.S. prisons. It is a story of faith and freedom, courage and inspiration."--Jacket.

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