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Sworn Virgin

(2014)
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When Hana's dying uncle calls her back from the city to the family home in the Albanian mountains, he tries to marry her to a local man who could run the household. Unable to accept the arranged marriage and determined to remain independent, Hana's only option is to follow tradition and vow to live the rest of her life in chastity as a man - and so Hana becomes Mark. For a sworn virgin, there is no way back.Years later, Mark - now a raki-drinking, chain-smoking shepherd - receives an invitation to join a cousin in the US. This may be Mark's only chance to escape his vow. But what does he know about being an American woman?

 
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Paperback Editions

October 2015 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Sworn Virgin
Author(s): Elvira Dones
ISBN: 1-908276-68-1 / 978-1-908276-68-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: And Other Stories
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May 2014 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: Sworn Virgin
Author(s): Elvira Dones
ISBN: 1-908276-34-7 / 978-1-908276-34-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: And Other Stories
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

May 2014 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Sworn Virgin
Author(s): Elvira Dones
Publisher: And Other Stories
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