Girls of Riyadh Is Saudi Arabia's Gossip Girl

Girls of Riyadh, a novel by writer Rajaa Alsanea about four posh girlfriends whose romantic foibles are posted to a Yahoo group, is causing a major stir in Alsanea's native Saudi Arabia. According to Forbes, the "chick-lit" novel was initially banned when it debuted in 2005 because of the relatively salacious (in… » 1/10/08 11:30am 1/10/08 11:30am