Defiant Dreams: The Journey of an Afghan Girl Who Risked Everything for Education

Defiant Dreams

By Sola Mahfouz & Malaina Kapoor. A personal memoir of a tenacious Afghan girl who educated herself behind closed doors and fought her way to a new life. An engrossing, dramatic account co-written with Indian American human rights activist Malaina Kapoor, this is the story of one girl, but it’s also the untold story of a generation of women brimming with potential and longing for freedom. Read more.