A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia


Praise for

"Absolutely riveting and profoundly sad..." – People

"A Chilling Story...A vivid account of an air-conditioned Nightmare..."
– Entertainment Weekly

"Must Reading for anyone interested in Human Rights." – USA Today

"Shocking...Candid...Sad, sobering and compassionate..." – San Francisco Chronicle

"Explosive..." – Today

"Both fascinating and depressing..." – Daily Mail

"Fascinating look at the lifestyles of the rich and Saudi..." – Kirkus Reviews

"Women with everything but freedom..." – Daily Mail

"....her tale of decadent opulence becomes a political rallying cry that she hopes will spread the word and inspire many "Sultana's Circles" to alleviate the plight of women everywhere, one woman at a time." – Publishers Weekly

"In this consistently gripping work, a Literary Guild alternate selection in cloth, the American-born Sasson recounts the life story of a Saudi princess she met while living in Saudi Arabia, offering a glimpse of the appalling conditions endured by even privileged women in the Middle East." – Publisher's Weekly

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