Princess Sultana's Daughters - Chapter 7 Summary & Analysis

Jean Sasson
This Study Guide consists of approximately 28 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Princess Sultana's Daughters.
This section contains 497 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Princess Sultana's Daughters Study Guide

Chapter 7 Summary and Analysis

The Haj season is over, and the family wishes to return to Riyadh. However, news of a sandstorm grounds them, and they decide to spend some time in their vacation home in nearby Jeddah. Jeddah is much less strict about women in public and similar issues, and it is a resort-type town full of shopping. Sultana is thrilled about spending some time in Jeddah. However, Amani is withdrawn and obsessing over reading the Koran.

As the weeks go by, Amani retreats even further into herself, and she begins to wear dark, thick clothing in the manner of a fundamentalist. She also starts to have prayer meetings in the house with other women in the extended family. Sultana overhears Amani speak of the wickedness of her own family, comparing them to ostentatious sinners. Amani begins to mock the family's fine clothes and...

(read more from the Chapter 7 Summary)

This section contains 497 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Princess Sultana's Daughters Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Princess Sultana's Daughters from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook