Talking About Jane Austen in Baghdad: The True Story of an Unlikely Friendship.
May is an Iraqi professor teaching Brit Lit to university women. Bee is a London mum of three. When Bee contacts May for an interview, the women develop a confiding correspondence and hatch a daring plot. This book is a collection of their emails. A true, timely story of friendship that is in turns poignant, frightening, and funny. Penguin, Paper. 2010. NEW. $7.00