Summary

Three thousand, eight hundred years ago, in the city of Sippar, on the banks of the Euphrates, lltani dreams of becoming a female scribe, a profession dominated by men. In order to fulfill her destiny, she enters the gagû to become a nadītu, an elite class of monastic women. But life is not so simple and misfortunes threaten her goal. On the verge of despair, it takes all her strength to continue the difficult journey.
©2013 Shirley Graetz (P)2014 Hadley Rille Books
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2 out of 5 stars
By Highlight on 18-07-15

A Big Let Down

After full excitement of Chapter's 1 & 2 this storyline declined into shear BOREDOM after which, I had to DELETE. Such A Big Let Down. Not sure if it was the narrator the story or both; it all became a lot of drivel.

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