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Summary, etc.: One evening, eight Mennonite women climb into a hay loft to conduct a secret meeting. For the past two years, each of these women, and more than a hundred other girls in their colony, has been repeatedly violated in the night by demons coming to punish them for their sins. Now that the women have learned they were in fact drugged and attacked by a group of men from their own community, they are determined to protect themselves and their daughters from future harm. While the men of the colony are off in the city, attempting to raise enough money to bail out the rapists and bring them home, these women-all illiterate, without any knowledge of the world outside their community and unable even to speak the language of the country they live in-have very little time to make a choice: Should they stay in the only world they've ever known or should they dare to escape? Based on real events and told through the "minutes" of the women's all-female symposium, Toews's masterful novel uses wry, politically engaged humor to relate this tale of women claiming their own power to decide.--
Subject: Mennonite women Fiction
Rape Fiction
Misogyny Fiction
Conspiracies Fiction
Genre: Psychological fiction.
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020 . ‡a1635572584 ‡q(hardcover)
020 . ‡a9781635574241 ‡q(Indie Bookstore Day edition)
020 . ‡a1635574242 ‡q(Indie Bookstore Day edition)
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)1090059949
05014. ‡aPR9199.3.T6113 ‡bW66 2019
08204. ‡a813/.54 ‡223
1001 . ‡aToews, Miriam, ‡d1964- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aWomen talking : ‡ba novel / ‡cMiriam Toews.
264 1. ‡aNew York, NY : ‡bBloomsbury Publishing, ‡c2019.
300 . ‡a216 pages : ‡billustrations ; ‡c22 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
520 . ‡aOne evening, eight Mennonite women climb into a hay loft to conduct a secret meeting. For the past two years, each of these women, and more than a hundred other girls in their colony, has been repeatedly violated in the night by demons coming to punish them for their sins. Now that the women have learned they were in fact drugged and attacked by a group of men from their own community, they are determined to protect themselves and their daughters from future harm. While the men of the colony are off in the city, attempting to raise enough money to bail out the rapists and bring them home, these women-all illiterate, without any knowledge of the world outside their community and unable even to speak the language of the country they live in-have very little time to make a choice: Should they stay in the only world they've ever known or should they dare to escape? Based on real events and told through the "minutes" of the women's all-female symposium, Toews's masterful novel uses wry, politically engaged humor to relate this tale of women claiming their own power to decide.-- ‡cPublisher's description.
650 0. ‡aMennonite women ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aRape ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aMisogyny ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aConspiracies ‡vFiction.
655 7. ‡aPsychological fiction. ‡2lcgft
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948 . ‡hHELD BY BIB - 104 OTHER HOLDINGS
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