Books by Vaddey ratner (1)


In the shadow of the Banyan by Vaddey ratner EN

Rating: 5     2 Votes
Country: Asia / Cambodia flag Cambodia
A beautiful celebration of the power of hope, this New York Times bestselling novel tells the story of a girl who comes of age during the Cambodian genocide. You are about to read an extraordinary story, a PEN Hemingway Award finalist “rich with history, mythology, folklore, language and emotion.” It will take you to the very depths of despair and show you unspeakable horrors. It will reveal a gorgeously rich culture struggling to survive through a furtive bow, a hidden ankle bracelet, fragments of remembered poetry. It will ensure that the world never forgets the atrocities committed by the K... continue
Recommended: 19 Dec 2018

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