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Lion : A Long Way Home : 6 Audio CDs included - Vikas Adam

Lion : A Long Way Home

6 Audio CDs included

Read by: Vikas Adam
Author: Saroo Brierley

Audio CD

Published: 28th November 2016
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A moving 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.

When Saroo Brierley used Google Earth to find his long-lost home town half a world away, he made global headlines.

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 Australia.

Despite being happy in his new family, Saroo always wondered about his origins. He spent hours staring at the map of India on his bedroom wall. When he was a young man the advent of Google Earth led him to pore over satellite images of the country for landmarks he recognised. And one day, after years of searching, he miraculously found what he was looking for.

Then he set off on a journey to find his mother.

'As well as the tale of his quest, he provides an informative and fascinating insight into how Third World families live with, and somehow survive, their poverty.'
The Age

'A remarkable story ... [Brierley] provides an informative and fascinating insight into how Third World families live with, and somehow survive, their poverty.'
Saturday Age

ISBN: 9781489370044
ISBN-10: 1489370048
Audience: General
Format: Audio CD
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 6
Published: 28th November 2016
Publisher: Bolinda Publishing
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 13.4 x 14.6
Weight (kg): 0.17
Edition Type: Unabridged