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Books by Waris Dirie (Author of Desert Flower)

It syncs automatically with your account and allows you to read online or offline wherever you are. El libro que ha cambiado la vida a millones de personas. Waris Dirie, the Somalia nomad who became a supermodel, and an anti-FGM activist, first came to the world’s attention with the publication of her autobiography, Desert Flower.

Martes con mi viejo profesor: The book was subsequently made into a film and little Safa Nour, from one of the slums of Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, was chosen to play the young Waris.

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Account Options Sign in. Un libro sencillo e intenso que encierra profundas verdades. Una historia real para un libro de culto. At twelve, she fled an arranged marriage to an old man and traveled alone across the dangerous Somali desert to Mogadishu — the first leg of an emotional journey that would take her to London as a house servant, around the world as a fashion model, and eventually to America, where she amwnecer find peace in motherhood and humanitarian work for the U.


Waris was born into a traditional Somali family, dedierto nomads who engaged in such ancient and antiquated customs as genital mutilation and arranged marriage.

Books by Waris Dirie

Please follow the detailed Vesierto center instructions to transfer the files to supported eReaders. Desert Flower will be published simultaneously in eleven languages throughout the world and is currently being produced as a feature film by Rocket Pictures UK.

Aimee, que trabaja como economista para la ONU, y Sabrina, decoradora de interiores y rompecorazones profesional. Waris drops everything and flies to Djibouti where she meets Safa’s father and mother who thinks her amanecwr should be cut to stop the community ostracising them. The book and the film record many extraordinary things – from facing down a tiger, to being discovered by a famous photographer in London – but it also tells the grim story of female circumcision, an ordeal that the young Waris had to endure.

Desert Flower, her intimate and inspiring memoir, is a must-read for anyone who has ever wondered about the beauty of African life, the chaotic existence of a supermodel, or the joys of new motherhood.

Amanecer en el desierto

Flowing text, Original pages. As Safa was saved from FGM through a contract with her parents, the Foundation believes a thousand other girls can be saved through providing their families with aid in return for a promise not to mutilate their daughters.


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Waris Dirie February 18, Saving Wzris opens with a letter from Safa, now aged seven, who explains that she is worried that she will undergo FGM in spite of the contract her parents have signed with Dirie’s Desert Flower Foundation stating that they will never have their daughter cut.

Amanecer en el desierto. La distancia entre nosotros. More by Waris Dirie See more. Viuda desde los treinta, tuvo que criar sola a sus dos eo Un testimonio sobre la vida, la amistad y el amor.

En los juegos infantiles encuentran una manera de olvidar el dolor del abandono y a resolver problemas de adultos. Web, Tablet, Phone, eReader. Waris Dirie leads a double life — by day, she is an international supermodel and human rights ambassador for the United Nations; by night, she dreams of the simplicity of life in her native Somalia wadis the family she was forced to leave behind.