Noora Fendil, the favorite daughter of a very successful and influential Middle Eastern businessman, has the perfect life. Until one night in London. Just two months before graduating from a posh London Ladies college, and while planning her lavish wedding to her childhood sweetheart, Noora is framed by her sister who masterminded a plot to destroy Noora’s happiness. Believing she has shamed him a...
Paperback: 590 pages
Publisher: AuthorHouse (August 28, 2007)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.5 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 4003806
Format: PDF ePub Text TXT fb2 book
- Lucette Walters epub
- Lucette Walters books
- 1425977480 pdf
- epub ebooks
- 978-1425977481 epub
California author/screenwriter Lucette Walters was born in Alexandria, Egypt, grew up in Paris, relocated with her family to Chicago, and eventually moved to Los Angeles where she pursued a career in film. That cinematic portion of her life is now in...
to preserve his family name, Noora’s father attempts to drown her in an act of “honor killing.” Unbeknownst to him, she survives. Barely clinging to life, she flees from her father’s mansion and is rescued by a tribe of Bedouins. Still in danger, Noora travels nearly half way around the world in search of sanctuary. All along her path she must hide her true identity, while hoping to return one day and prove her innocence. However, she is relentlessly stalked by her fundamentalist former bodyguard who discovered she is still alive and vows to bring her back to “justice.” Follow Noora on this remarkable journey of courage and survival against all obstacles. Light of the Desert shares the moving tale of a Middle Eastern woman’s remarkable journey of survival, courage, and the ultimate act of humanity. “… A truly inspiring and engrossing novel…” —Connie Harris, MyShelf.com