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Married to a Bedouin | Marguerite van Geldermalsen
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#nofemmeber #burningbride

Here‘s a book I read a few years ago that fits. Becoming a #bride in a place that‘s #burning hot! Marguerite is a NZ woman who married a Bedouin man and lived in a cave raising a family. It‘s a fascinating book about learning to fit into a new culture/community, managing life away from modern conveniences, with some adventures before chronicling how their community was forced away from their traditional caves.

Cinfhen This sounds super fascinating... 8mo
Centique @Cinfhen it was - and a very easy read. I‘ll keep my eye out for a copy of it. I doubt you can find it outside of NZ or Aus! 😘 8mo
Cinfhen Ha!!! I was thinking finding this book might not be that easy 😘 8mo
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Cathythoughts Very clever choosing here ... sounds really good too 👍🏻❤️ 8mo
LeahBergen I have this waiting on my shelf! 👍🏻 8mo
Billypar Great synopsis! 😃 8mo
Centique @Cathythoughts thanks Cathy and Vinny! @Billypar 8mo
Centique @LeahBergen yay! It‘s quite upbeat so a nice one in between your heavier reading maybe? 💕 8mo
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Here Comes the Sun | Nicole Dennis-Benn
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queerbookreader God almighty I hope you didn't die today 2y
saguarosally @lemonlime799 How could I post on Litsy if I were dead? 😉 2y
Alicia Ah, Phoenix summer. 😫🌵☄️🔥 2y
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saguarosally @Alicia Yeah, I think I should go up north. 2y
Serotonin Last time I was in Phoenix (almost 20 years ago) it was 119° ? 2y
saguarosally @Serotonin That's not the best time to visit 😜😜😜 2y
Bookquilter Just think we don't have hurricanes, snow storms, and rarely have tornados and earthquakes.... yeah I know I am trying to make us sound better but it still isn't working. 2y
saguarosally @Bookquilter We also have A/C so I'm good. 2y
MrBook 😂👏🏻 Holy cow! 2y
LeeannDunton 119 as I was driving back to the office from lunch. Eughhhhh 2y
saguarosally @MrBook Holy hamburger in 'tis heat! 2y
saguarosally @LeeannDunton Ditto. Also Phoenix? 2y
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