A Walk Across the Sun
A NovelBook - 2012
Ahalya Ghai is just 17 when a tsunami rips through her Indian village. Ahalya and her sister, Sita, are the sole survivors of their family. Destitute, their only hope is to find refuge at a convent in Chennai, many miles away. A driver agrees to take them. But the second they get into that car they are doomed - the two sisters are sold.
Characteristics: 437 pages ;,23 cm.