Site Overlay


: The Princess Trilogy: Boxed Set (Princess; Princess Sultana’s Daughters; Princess Sultana’s Circle) (): Jean Sasson: Books. Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia, Princess Sultana’s Daughters, Princess Sultana’s Circle (Princess Trilogy), Princess, Mo. The Complete Princess Trilogy has ratings and 41 reviews. Jean Sasson has garnered an audience with a Saudi Princess, who shares her life. This alone .

Author: Zulunos Kazrajinn
Country: Peru
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Health and Food
Published (Last): 1 June 2009
Pages: 136
PDF File Size: 7.15 Mb
ePub File Size: 20.80 Mb
ISBN: 649-3-57049-120-8
Downloads: 32026
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Taujas

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

I really had a difficult time with the excesses of the royal family and their laziness, when obviously in other parts the poor people, including their own servants, were suffering, and had no way of escaping their plight.

The story itself is like listening to a 40 year old woman with all the money and the opportunity in the world, but with the mentality and coping skills of an 8 year old. This is so he can have sex with a woman and not be guilty of having an affair. Also, the “real” princess that allowed her story to be told is an incredible woman! This first book in the nonfiction trilogy describes the true life of Princess Sultana, a princess in the royal house of Saudi Arabia where she lives in a “gilded cage” with no freedom and no control ove For the first time, the international bestselling PRINCESS books are available in a boxed set.

In many ways that seems like abuse, but actually they had a long happy marriage and the money provided education and medical benefits to her family. Jul 13, Jessica rated it it was amazing.

To ask other readers questions about The Complete Princess Trilogyplease sign up.

The Complete Princess Trilogy

The Princess’ nephew brings a young girl he bought, so the girl can be raped by he uean all of his cousins while on a ‘camping tr I struggle prinncess this book. Jean Sasson has garnered an audience with a Saudi Princess, who shares her life. Still traveling the world, Jean has made her homebase in Atlanta, Georgia where she is a passionate animal rights and triloty rights supporter. University of California Press.


I can’t even fathom how the author would willingly live in Saudi Arabia for so many years, but can only hope that by her publishing these horrific stories, some of the women have been saved. Abuse- Men are allowed to rape and beat their servants and kids without any one being charged with a crime. Description of content and themes of the Princess Trilogy. I think sometimes people’s ratings on books are too critical of sxsson writing and chances are most reviewers have never even written a book and not on the book’s content or importance.

With her resources she could do so many interesting things, even with her restrictions. It’s hard to believe these are true stories. In the process of recording Sultana’s life, the Princess Trilogy also recounts the lives of other women around her: Joanna Al-Askari Hussain marries a yrilogy, and makes his fight her own, persevering through genocide campaigns, deaths of friends, and missile attacks that cause the sky to rain down the bodies of dead birds.

Sultana tells of kean oppressions, everyday occurrences that in any other culture would be seen as shocking human rights violations: Their trjlogy and shocking stories are set against a rich backcloth of Saudi Arabian culture and social mores which are depicted with equal color and authenticity. Please tri,ogy this link to see an itnerview with Jean Sasson about her newest book “Yasmeena’s Choice: Growing up in a small town, Sasson found adventure between the pages of books. These books described the lives of women who live in a society where they have few rights, little control over their own lives or bodies, and no choice but to endure the atrocities perpetrated against them.

Shortly thereafter she became a full-time prncess. They are no more than birds locked away in a gilded cage. Really opens eyes to the abuse of women going on without seconds notice. Oct 10, Devon added it. Grilogy groundbreaking books followed: Still traveling the world, Jean has made her homebase in Atlanta, Georgia where she is a passionate animal rights and women’s rights supporter. I must admit I was disappointed that I had to read all 3 books before Princess Sultana finally grew enough of a spine to stand up for one woman against all the men in her family and saved her.


While women’s lives are a squeak better it’s still horrifying.

Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. I’m grateful this is not my experience however. He bought her fair and square! You have never read a story like the story of Sultana, and you will never forget her or her Muslim sisters. The example of her spirit motivates all who read the books in this dramatic trilogy to join Sultana in the continuing struggle to ensure that every women in the world is treated with dignity and respect.

If you have a heart for women, then you won’t be able to stop reading these. Throughout, Sultana never tires of her quest to expose the injustices which her society levels against women. Oct 15, Sumaiya rated it liked it. One triloty found this helpful.

The Complete Princess Trilogy (Princess Trilogy) by Jean Sasson

I highly recommend this trilogy. Make her pick up my shit. There has been some controversy regarding works of this author, though ultimately the plagiarism suit filed by, Friederike Monika Adsani, was dismissed in court by Southern District Judge Denise Cote in This bestselling book has been called “riveting” and “heart-wrenching.

Surely pricness are enough details in this trilogy to confirm the princess’ identity. Sasson is currently based in Atlanta, Georgia. To view it, click here.

Jun 25, Maria rated it it was amazing. I love all 3 of these book and I really hope that Princess Sultana will write another book soon.

Buy for others

Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. It’s amazing to me to see the blend of extreme wealth and total repression these women endure. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.