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I couldn’t suj myself care about his affair, his wife, his family issues or even the loss of his child. I strongly recommend this book, and am so pleased to have been told about it. In the Philippines, I interviewed people rescuing child prostitutes, and I interviewed many of the children themselves – as well as children who lived under a bridge. She wanted to have a gift to offer Sita when they found one another again, something that would keep alive the spirit of their family.

I was really grateful to this because I would have never finished the novel if there was explicit seances. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: I’ll write a longer review when I have some time on my hand. The main wallk should not have been Thomas. You are commenting using your Facebook account. For someone who grew up in Nepal reading countless news reports about human trafficking, young girls trafficked from the hills and valleys of Nepal, to places like Kamathipura in Mumbai, I found an instant connection with the story.

Although “A Walk Across the Sun” is fictional, human trafficking is all too real.

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But I saw it that night. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Most readers, however, just want to get on with the story. Is she going to make it? These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers.


May 09, Kristen rated it really liked it Shelves: They have an opening in addlson Bombay office and he flies there to work. Also, there is an underlying love story complete with betrayal which probably thd have been left out although it moved the plot along and moved the characters to the countries they needed to be in order for the tale to play out.

Am I missing something? Addison has written a page-turner on an important aspect of society that we read about once in a while in the newspapers and then file away in our minds. However, this is a minor flaw. If we could get rid of all of the people addisob were willing to pay for this service then we would not have the sex trade. Feb 28, Bonnie Brody rated it liked it. Those who want a story with poetic beauty will be moved.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Oct 13, Camie rated it liked it. About omasvoice Who am I? After, along with their family, all of their servants and friends are suddenly wiped out, and they are completely alone.

Although this is addixon work of fiction, “the corbxn in human beings is all too real. I was interested in the subject matter – people trafficking but the way the story was told seemed so cold and documentary-like that I couldn’t get emotionally involved.

The story demands a stretch of aedison imagination with the numerous coincidences.

AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. The story is told from two vantage points, that of Thomas and the other of Ahalya and Sita. I can’t more highly recommend this book!

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Published January 3rd by SilverOak first published But knowing is still better than not knowing. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. With almost everyone they know suddenly erased from the face of the earth, the girls set out for the convent where they attend school. Halfway across the world, Washington, D.


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Showing of reviews. The book has its ups and downs but for the most part it keeps you at the edge of the seat. When Thomas witnessed a kidnapping of a child who was walking in a park with her mother in Washington D. This could be easily be an unfortunate young girl’s story. The book is very well written, as tastefully written as it can be, and will hold your interest in spite of the unpleasant subject matter.

I watched the show way past one in the morning to see how they fared. I read this book right after reading Litt Addison has written a page-turner on an important aspect of society that we read about once in a while in the newspapers and then file away in our minds.

It took only a second for everything to change. Halfway around the world, Thomas Clarke, a young attorney is about to go on thhe own journey. This is definitely the better work.

The book is mainly about two main characters, sisters, aged 17 and 15, Ahalya and Sita. A forced hiatus from his job and an opportunity to reconnect with his wife in India, takes him to the streets of Mumbai.