Sahar Aref receives national recognition through the NEW YORK CITY BIG BOOK AWARD®!

(Cairo) — The NEW YORK CITY BIG BOOK AWARD recognized Fourth Wife Free by Sahar Aref  in the category of Religion/Women’s Issues  as a winner.

The competition is judged by experts from different aspects of the book industry, including publishers, writers, editors, book cover designers and professional copywriters. Selected award Winners and Distinguished Favorites are based on overall excellence.

Fourth Wife Free by Sahar Aref, religion/women’s issues, argues against the rising calls for a generalized polygamy practice in Muslim countries lead by intolerant Muslim groups.

​”In 2018, we had true worldwide participation. Book submissions were impressive this year as we collected from six continents: Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America; cities such as Buenos Aires, Cairo, London, Moscow, New York; and across the U.S.  We are so proud to announce the winners and favorites in our annual NEW YORK CITY BIG BOOK AWARD. Great book content can be found anywhere on the globe, whether created from an individual author or a major publishing house regardless what continent we find it. We are happy to highlight these books and share their achievements.” said awards sponsor Gabrielle Olczak.

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