Actress Sheryl Lee Ralph (Sister Act II, Distinguished Gentleman, Designing Women) delivers the audio version of this passionate and vivid story. Using a variety of accents, intonations, and diction, she develops distinct voices for the dozens of people who come into contact with the young woman. Through her creative, melodic performance, Ralph provides the biography with energy and enthusiasm. Listeners are quickly drawn into Kassindja's frightening world and the ordeal surrounding her desperate fight for freedom. Do They Hear You When You Cry? is a profoundly moving story of strength and perseverance. (Running time: six hours, four cassettes) --Gina Kaysen --This text refers to the Audio Cassette edition.
Her self martyrhood seems at times self inflicted. I struggled to be empathetic.Published 8 months ago by Edwin O.
One of my all time favorite books. Incredibly captivating, moving, and informative. A must read for everyone - especially anyone interested in immigration law, asylum, FGM (female... Read morePublished 9 months ago by Haley
Wonderful Book. Great insight on islam, women and african culture! A must read. Do they hear you when you cry is a must read for anyone interested in female circum...Published 23 months ago by educator2012
I was going to West Africa when I read this - it made me realize how this part of the world thinks about many things. Loved it!!Published on March 18, 2013 by M. Klossner
Most of the narrative was very interesting.Once she got to the USA it became a bit repetitive & I started skipping pages. Read morePublished on March 7, 2013 by Christian H. Gortz
The description said brand new but when I got the book the front and back covers had marks on themPublished on February 16, 2013 by Pen Name
This is one of my favorite books of all time. It has a delicate subject matter, but amazing the journey this girl went on in getting caught in the system.Published on October 14, 2012 by kelainek42
First, I must say I read this book a number of years ago after reading about this woman in the Washington Post. This book is amazing. I loved it. I would read this book again. Read morePublished on June 25, 2012 by Amazon Customer