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The Disobedient Wife

A debut novel by a social anthropologist and artist, set in Tajikistan and following the lives of two women facing difficult circumstances. Harriet Simenon, whose seemingly wealthy ex-pat life is unravelling, while her maid and nanny, Nargris, is struggling with poverty and her dependent family.

Important places

Dushanbe (4)


Dushanbe (4)


Tajikistan (24)

Other geographical areas

Central Asia (167)