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A Woman's Way
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Sofia Diana gives an overview of the book:

A Woman's Way is a novel based on the life story of the 19th century French Feminist, Maria Deraismes. Sofia Diana Gabel blends historical fact with fiction as she details Maria Deraismes' struggle against misogynistic men and the French government during the turbulent 1870s in Paris. Maria gets involved with the Paris Commune in 1871 and rallies behind the new socialist government, thinking it will end inequality, but it doesn't. Violence soon erupts when troops break through the barricades on April 2nd and begin a bloody week to overthrow the Commune. Maria tries to speak for the people, but ends up in front of a firing squad. Will she manage to escape death and bring equality to Paris, or will her hopes and dreams die with her?
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A Woman's Way is a novel based on the life story of the 19th century French
Feminist, Maria Deraismes. Sofia Diana Gabel blends historical fact with fiction
as she details Maria Deraismes' struggle against misogynistic men and the French
government during the turbulent 1870s in Paris. Maria gets involved with the
Paris Commune in 1871 and rallies behind the new socialist government, thinking
it will end inequality, but it doesn't. Violence soon erupts when troops break
through the barricades on April 2nd and begin a bloody week to overthrow the
Commune. Maria tries to speak for the people, but ends up in front of a firing
squad. Will she manage to escape death and bring equality to Paris, or will her
hopes and dreams die with her?

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About Sofia Diana

I write in several genres, and have a young adult science fiction series (Two Brothers: A Ramtalan Trilogy), books one and two, released and book three in the works, have a historical, romantic suspense, (Charity's Heart), a historical novel (A Woman's...

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Published Reviews

Apr.25.2011

A Woman’s Way takes readers into the heart of a free-thinking feminist struggling against her times in 19th century France. Told with boldness and passion, this story is hard to put down, and harder to...

Apr.25.2011

A Woman's Way plants us firmly in late 19th century Paris with a powerfully vivid sense of what it was like to be in the dead center of European social turmoil, war and intellectual fury from the point of...