Thirty Girls

Thirty Girls

Downloadable Audiobook - 2014
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The long-awaitednovel from the bestselling, award-winning author of Evening is a literary tour de force set in war-torn Africa.Esther is a Ugandan teenager abducted by the Lord'sResistance Army and forced to witness and commit unspeakable atrocities. She isstruggling to survive, to escape, and to find a way to live with what she hasseen and done. Jane is an American journalist who has traveled to Africa,hoping to give a voice to children like Esther and to find her center after aseries of failed relationships. In unflinching prose, Minot interweaves theirstories, giving us razor-sharp portraits of two extraordinary young womenconfronting displacement, heartbreak, and the struggle to wrest meaning from eventsthat test them both in unimaginable ways. With mesmerizing emotional intensity and stunning evocationsof Africa's beauty and horror, Minot gives us her most brilliant and ambitiousnovel yet.

Baker & Taylor
Forced to witness and commit unspeakable atrocities after being abducted by the Lord's Resistance Army, Ugandan teen Esther struggles to survive and escape before crossing paths with Jane, an American journalist who has traveled to Africa to advocate on behalf of children like Esther.

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The long-awaited novel from the bestselling, award-winning author of Evening is a literary tour de force set in war-torn Africa.

Esther is a Ugandan teenager abducted by the Lord’s Resistance Army and forced to witness and commit unspeakable atrocities. She is struggling to survive, to escape, and to find a way to live with what she has seen and done. Jane is an American journalist who has traveled to Africa, hoping to give a voice to children like Esther and to find her center after a series of failed relationships. In unflinching prose, Minot interweaves their stories, giving us razor-sharp portraits of two extraordinary young women confronting displacement, heartbreak, and the struggle to wrest meaning from events that test them both in unimaginable ways.

With mesmerizing emotional intensity and stunning evocations of Africa’s beauty and horror, Minot gives us her most brilliant and ambitious novel yet.



Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2014
ISBN: 9781482958522
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook
Characteristics: 1 sound file : digital
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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