Book Club Discussion: Prayers For the Stolen

Prayers for the Stolen by Jennifer Clement

For many of us, reading is an escape from our lives. What if the book we escape with is a world where girls must dress as boys to avoid human traffickers and drug lords? Jennifer Clement’s debut novel Prayers for the Stolen takes her readers to rural Mexico, in a world so different from we are accustomed.

At first glance it might be hard to relate to Ladydi and her village, From Left to Write members had much to contribute to our book club discussion:

Follow author Jennifer Clement on her website. If you haven’t read Prayers for the Stolenmake sure to pick up a copy.

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  1. Thank you so much for reading my book! I am moved by everything that has been written.
    Jennifer Clement


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