Four-year-old Eleanor is forced to accept her mother’s religious beliefs, that her whole life has already been written, and that she has no choice but to honour and accept her parents’ plans for her.
Subject to abuse by an Islamic teacher, and witness to scenes of violence inflicted by her father, Eleanor finds her only refuge at school, where she dreams of a life beyond the hills of her hometown of Ashcroft, England.
A mysterious woman befriends Eleanor – showing her a world of choice and freedom. Caught between her parents’ cultural values and her own desires, Eleanor must decide whether to honour her parents’ wishes – a life locked in marriage to the hands of an abuser – or rewrite her own story.
Written is the heart-wrenching story of a young girl’s struggle for freedom, and the uncovering of an intricate plan laced around forty years of secrets, betrayal and lies, in a family desperate to preserve their culture and honour.
Written: There Are No Choices. It was Already Written. is a sensational book written by the exceptional and talented D.A. Lee and wow what a stellar and poignant story! Written is a book I was keen to read ever since discovering it because I always love to find unique stories with poignant messages laced throughout to read so when I discovered Written I thought ‘is this finally the perfect book?!’. Now that I have finished Written I can happily write that yes it is book lovers. Written is one of the most well written and well-developed stories I have ever come across, and I truly mean this as Written is exceptional and should not be missed! That is why I already have to recommend that you lovely readers have a read of Written, however, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!
Written is a sensational book that will take the reader on a poignant journey that will follow a young girl as she goes on an emotional and transformative journey. The reader will meet Eleanor, a young girl who is forced by her mother to accept her religious beliefs. Eleanor’s life is already mapped out for her and she feels she has no choice but to go down the path which is written for her, even if she does not want that for herself.
This puts Eleanor in terrible situations, one being abused by her Islamic teacher as well as witnessing violence and the impending doom of forced marriage. However, one day Eleanor meets a woman who will inspire her to make her own choices and choose freedom and this book lovers is the premise of the sensational and poignant Written!
The story of Written is a poignant one as well as a thrilling one thanks to the enthralling moments as well as the unpredictable nature of the book that will have the readers turning the pages with haste from beginning to end. I love books that involve a journey, and the reader has just this in Written as the reader is taken on an exceptional journey from start to finish. What I loved most about Written is that the reader is taken on an adventure that is continuously evolving and changing which in turn kept me hooked from beginning to end!
Written is a remarkable, fascinating and addictive read that managed to entertain me for many hours on end thanks to the unique premise of the story as well as the excellent literature courtesy of D.A. Lee! Lee is an incredibly talented author who clearly knows how to write unique, poignant and inspirational stories that engage readers and provoke thoughts in her readers. It was evident to me from the start that Lee is a passionate writer who surely loves entertaining readers with her literature and putting a smile on readers’ faces while also highlighting many real-world issues.
To conclude, Written is a marvelous, stellar and supreme book that will entertain, delight readers from start to finish and so I, of course, have to award this book five stars! So be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you won’t regret it!
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