The Scandalous Rejection of My Hasidic RootsBook - 2012
Traces the author's upbringing in a Hasidic community in Brooklyn, describing the strict rules that governed her life, arranged marriage at the age of seventeen, and the birth of her son, which led to her plan to leave and forge her own path in life.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2012
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed
Branch Call Number: 974.7044 FELDMAN
Characteristics: 254 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
From Library Staff
This inspiring book emboldens women to imagine lives free of constraints imposed on them by others, particularly religious and cultural ones.