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Women talking : a novel / Miriam Toews.

Women talking : a novel

Toews, Miriam, 1964- author. (Author).

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    1 current holds with 7 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main Fiction Toews (Text) 31307023844576 New Checked out 08/09/2019
Main Fiction Toews (Text) 31307023861158 Express Reshelving -
Ottawa Hills Fiction Toews (Text) 31307023844584 New Checked out 08/02/2019
Ottawa Hills Fiction Toews (Text) 31307023861166 New Checked out 07/17/2019
Seymour Fiction Toews (Text) 31307023844568 New Checked out 08/10/2019
Van Belkum Fiction Toews (Text) 31307023861174 New In transit -
West Leonard Fiction Toews (Text) 31307023844592 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781635572582
  • ISBN: 1635572584
  • Physical Description: 216 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
For the past two years women and girls in a Mennonite colony has been repeatedly violated in the night by "demons" coming to punish them for their sins. Now the women have learned they were in fact drugged and attacked by a group of men from their own community. Determined to protect themselves and their daughters from future harm, the women meet while the men of the colony are off in the city, attempting to raise enough money to bail out the rapists and bring them home. These women--- all illiterate, unable even to speak the language of the country they live in-- must choose: Stay in the only world they've ever known, or dare to escape? -- adapted from publisher info
Subject: Mennonite women > Fiction.
Rape > Fiction.
Misogyny > Fiction.
Conspiracies > Fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.

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