I am super excited for my upcoming book signing for 128 Degrees being held at one of my favorite places to visit when I made trips back to Charlotte while working in Saudi Arabia. I swear there was something in the water over there that wasn’t very beneficial to my hair. Blo Blow Dry Bar was always on my immediate list of “to-dos” as soon as I hopped off the plane. Yazzy always knew exactly what to do to make my hair look fabulous. She may even be mentioned in the book…but you will have to read it to find out!
Please join me on Saturday, April 7th from 2pm to 4pm. I love meeting new people and sharing my experiences.
In less than 24 hours after release, 128 Degrees: The True Story of How a Blonde American Businesswoman Fled Saudi Arabia has been banned in Saudi Arabia. As you can see from the photo below, there is no ability to purchase:
Also, over a thousand unsuccessful, malicious attempts have been made on the website! The religious police frequently intervene to enforce the Kingdom’s strict conservative values. Most recently, reports coming out of Saudi are boasting that moves are being made to make the country more progressive, specifically with regards to women’s rights. It is disappointing to hear that Saudi women are currently unable to purchase a book written by a woman and dedicated to Saudi woman and her oath of persistence to stay strong and bright in a dark place.
Q1: Who is Evie Fox?
Evie Fox is a fierce, sassy and sophisticated woman with a steel core dedicated to making the world a better place. She is not opposed to taking risks and enjoys out-of-the-box experiences. Evie is a fighter for equal rights for women, not just in the U.S, but also abroad. She is hopeful that her book with creating new dialogue in addressing the perils of women in foreign countries. She wants to be the voice for those who have none.
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