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Publisher Comments:

The National Book award finalist puts a human face on the AIDS crisis in Africa with this account of an Ethiopian widow who welcomed over sixty AIDS orphaned children into her home, caring for them and helping to place them with new families.

A powerful and ongoing story of hope in the face of despair, it is at its heart simply about children and parents, wherever they may be and however they may find each other.

About the Author

MELISSA FAY GREENE is a journalist and the award-winning author of Praying for Sheetrock, The Temple Bombing, and Last Man Out. She has written for The New Yorker, The Washington Post, and The New York Times Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Newsweek, Redbook, Salon.com, and others. She lives in Atlanta with her husband and children, two of whom were adopted from Ethiopia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781598870749
Author:
Greene, Melissa Fay
Publisher:
HighBridge Audio
Read by:
Lawrence, Julie Fain
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Lawrence, Julie Fain
Author:
Lawrence, Julie Fain
Author:
Greene, Melissa
Author:
Lawrence, Julie
Subject:
Women
Subject:
AIDS (Disease)
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Orphans
Subject:
Philanthropy & Charity
Subject:
Humanitarians
Subject:
Entertainment & Performing Arts - General
Subject:
BIOGRAPHY and AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Subject:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Philanthropy and Charity
Subject:
Entertainment & Performing Arts
Subject:
Audiobooks
Subject:
Ethiopia Social conditions.
Subject:
Biography-Humanitarians
Subject:
Biography-Women
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Women
Subject:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Philanthropy & Charity
Edition Description:
Unabridged; 14.75 hours on 12 CDs
Publication Date:
20060931
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
780
Dimensions:
5.90x6.62x1.16 in. .63 lbs.
Media Run Time:
780

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