For the Love of a Child by Betty Mahmoody

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In the sequel to Not Without My Daughter, Mahmoody describes her cultural readjustment to America, her constant fear of her husband's revenge, and her frustration with a legal system unable to offer her protection. 40,000 first printing. $40,000 ad/promo.
 

About Betty Mahmoody

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Published January 1, 1992 by Pan Australia. 304 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Biographies & Memoirs, History. Non-fiction

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Mahmoody's latest is part autobiographical sequel to her bestselling Not Without My Daughter (1987), part collection of stories of other parents who have suffered the international abduction of their children, and part survey of the laws currently affecting these parents and children.

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Mahmoody's sequel to her bestselling Not Without My Daughter , a Literary Guild/Doubleday Book Club selection in cloth, details her efforts, in the aftermath of her dramatic rescue of her child, to become an advocate for other parents whose children have been stolen.

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Mahmoody's bestselling Not Without My Daughter and a film version publicized her flight, with her daughter Mahbot, from her husband, who held both captive in Iran.

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Most of us have seen the powerful film, Not Without My Daughter, based on the book of the same name.

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