- Author: L.S. Einat
- Language: English
- Category: Literary Fiction
In a world ruled by strict traditions and laws, one brave woman is willing to risk everything to earn her freedom.
Perla, a young Jewish woman, was raised in an extreme Ultra-orthodox society.
When she turns eighteen and her parents have a hard time finding a match for her, she is thrown into the arms of a cold and violent man, who makes her life unbearable.
A forbidden chance encounter with a man and the feelings that ensue, make her begin to question everything she has ever known – and even consider that maybe, she does not have to choose this life that has been thrust upon her. But she knows that once she makes a drastic decision, there will be no way back into the arms of the Jewish community.
Immodest tells the story of a courageous young woman who chooses to obey the commandments of her heart and not give up, despite the huge price she is forced to pay.