The Day Nina Simone Stopped Singing by Darina Al-Joundi Download (read online) free eBook (PDF ePub Kindle)

The Day Nina Simone Stopped Singing

Raised on Charles Baudelaire, A Clockwork Orange, and fine Bordeaux in 1970s Lebanon, Darina Al-Joundi was encouraged by her unconventional father to defy all taboos. As the bombs fell, she lived an adolescence of excess and transgression, defying death in nightclubs. The more oppressive the country became, the more drugs and anonymous sex she had, fueling the resentment b