We regret that due to the technical limitations of our site, we are unable to offer eBooks or Audio Downloads to customers outside of the UK.

For further details please read our eBooks help.

Child of Tibet: The Story of Soname's Flight to Freedom (Paperback)
  • Child of Tibet: The Story of Soname's Flight to Freedom (Paperback)

Child of Tibet: The Story of Soname's Flight to Freedom (Paperback)

,
£10.99
Paperback Published: 08/06/2006
  • Not in our warehouse

We can order it and send it to you within 5 days

  • This item has been added to your basket

This book tells the remarkable story of Soname's triumph over adversity, told against the backdrop of a turbulent and dangerous Tibet. Soname was born in the harsh Tibetan countryside during the Chinese occupation. When she was just sixteen Soname risked death in a freedom trek across the Himalayas, finally arriving in Dharamsala, home in exile of the Dalai Lama. Even after managing to escape from Tibet, she faced further dangers and heartache in India, being forced by destitution to give her daughter away. Soname later managed to reach England, where she met and married an Englishman and came to live in Brighton. Her hidden talent was discovered when she sang a traditional Tibetan song at a wedding reception, unaware that a member of a famous band was a guest. Concerts followed. Tracing her long-lost daughter has long been Soname's preoccupation, and it is hoped that her daughter will finally join her in England later this year. Hers is a story of immense will, unbelievable courage and, above all, an indomitable soaring free spirit.

Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN: 9780749951115

You may also be interested in...

“Inspirational Book”

I thoroughly enjoyed this book, Soname came across as a very brave and determined girl. She acheived her goal through this determination and found a talent she didn,t realise she had, she is to be commended for her... More

16th July 2010
Helpful? Upvote 0 Downvote 0

Your review has been submitted successfully.

View your review