A very disturbing review and book, Farah! I understand that it certainly may be worth the read but by someone stronger and less emotional than I. Simply reading your review made me anxious!

I admire your tenacity to see it through and to find redeemable aspects of the story. I doubt I could have done the same.

Thank you for this review. We often choose to review books we like or were informative but rarely will we delve into a critique of a book that makes us uncomfortable. It’s easier to brush it aside. I appreciate your willingness to take on a difficult and unsettling book.

I was always a writer but lived in a bookkeeper’s body before I found Medium and broke free — well, almost. Working to work less and write more.

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