19 year-old Chani lives in the ultra-orthodox Jewish community of North West London.
She has never had physical contact with a man, but is bound to marry a stranger.
The rabbi's wife teaches her what it means to be a Jewish wife, but Rivka has her own questions to answer.
Soon buried secrets, fear and sexual desire bubble to the surface in a story of liberation and choice; not to mention what happens on the wedding night -
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 350 pages
- Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 18/02/2010
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781908737434