LOOKING FOR A BOOK TO READ?
Can't wait until October 1, when "The Signature of All Things" is finally published?
May I make a passionate recommendation, then, for THIS book: "A House in the Sky", by Sara Corbett and Amanda Lindhout.
This is one of the most powerful memoirs I've read in years — the true story of Amanda Lindhout, a brave and adventurous young traveler who ended up kidnapped in Somalia and held for ransom for 15 months. The story is harrowing, but also almost impossibly beautiful, compassionate and powerful. And exquisitely written. I can't recommend it highly enough…
A House in the Sky
The dramatic and redemptive memoir of a woman whose curiosity led her to the world’s most beautiful and remote places, its most imperiled…