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Bored at work and nursing a broken heart, a thirty something R.N. leaves her prestigious job at a Houston medical center to work at a military hospital in Saudi Arabia in 1978. She arrives in a land struggling to catch up to the Western world while retaining its strict Muslim morality - at least in public. "Genia," a bold, single, blue-eyed blonde, discovers that sex and d...more
Paperback, 300 pages
Published December 3rd 2002 by AuthorHouse (first published November 1st 2002)
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Fatima Afridi
A brutally honest and promiscuous woman out on a roll in a land where everything is forbidden (haram) yet happening. It did scare me that she was a medical professional and yet had no inhibition when it came to illicit drugs. However she also comes across as an extremely responsible and accountable nurse.
I had a bitter taste in my mouth whenver I witnessed the blatant double standards in Saudi men. I could later understand the snarky tone this woman used for them.
It just became too much to han...more
Ellie Revert
Great to learn more about Saudi Arabia and how women are treated. Put off by the vast number of men she slept with--couldn't keep up! (free on Nook)
Janet Whalen-Jones
Not that great a book, I just wish I could have lived her life!
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