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A long way from home

Maureen Crane Wartski

A long way from home

by Maureen Crane Wartski

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Published by Westminster Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vietnamese Americans -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Maureen Crane Wartski.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.W2582 Lo
    The Physical Object
    Pagination155 p. ;
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4104614M
    ISBN 100664326749
    LC Control Number80019247
    OCLC/WorldCa6581384

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Jun 22,  · Interview: Saroo Brierley, Author Of 'A Long Way Home: A Memoir' When Saroo Brierley was 4, he hopped on the wrong train in rural India, losing his way and his.

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Saroo Brierley (born May 22, ) is an Indian-born Australian businessman and author who, at age five, was accidentally separated from his biological mother. He was adopted by an Australian couple and, 25 years later, reunited with his biological mother after finding his hometown via Google bextselfreset.com story generated significant international media attention, especially in Australia and bextselfreset.comality: Indian and Australian.

Mar 01,  · Saroo Brierley tells the incredible story of finding his Indian mother, 25 years after being adopted by a Tasmanian family.

He talks openly and honestly about his ordeal as a lost five year old. Jan 19,  · A Long Way from Home by Peter Carey review – a journey into Australia’s past And yet the book’s energy seems to lapse in this long section where Bachhuber is stuck in the outback.

Jun 19,  · A Long Way Home NPR coverage of A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley and Larry Buttrose. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more. A Long Way Home is a moving, poignant, and inspirational true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds. It celebrates the importance of never letting go of what drives the human spirit: hope.

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The story was really inspirational and profoundly emotional. The long journey followed by the author in search of his origins and his past was a real lesson of patience, perseverance, hope and love.

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Saroo had become lost on a train in India at the age of five. Not knowing the name of his family or where he was from, he survived for weeks on the streets of Kolkata, before being taken into an orphanage and adopted by a couple in.

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