Spanning three continents and two cultures, A Walk Across the Sun chronicles an unforgettable journey through the underworld of modern slavery and into the. A Walk Across the Sun [Corban Addison] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Corban Addison leads readers on a chilling, eye-opening. Corban Addison’s debut novel, A Walk Across the Sun, made waves when it was first published, called “pulse-revving with a serious message,” by O, the Oprah.
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There was a problem filtering reviews right now. It’s the sign of an incredible book that when it finishes, you have that aross feeling of closure, redemption and beauty.
I watched the show way past one in the morning to see how they fared. The paths of Thomas Clarke and the two sisters will cross in Mumbai and their journey into the world of forced prostitution and human captivity will lead them to Paris and the United States.
Apr 07, Marla rated it did not like it. This made them more valuable than many others. After seeing a young girl kidnapped and learning she may also have been sold into the sex trade, he agrees to spend a year working for a group that prosecutes sex traffickers Two teenage sisters Ahalya, 17, and Sita, 15 are orphaned after a ardison hits their Indian town.
The main problem with the book is the number of failed rescues; there were just too many near misses.
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C facing a personal and professional crisis. Many of the girls that are sold have been captured because of their naivete. Human trafficking, sex slavery, the buying and selling of minor children for the purpose of the underground sex trade May 23, Heather rated it it was ok Shelves: I was really grateful to this because I would have never finished the novel if there was explicit seances.
Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Everything just see Author just seemed to get interested in the topic of human trafficking, read a bunch of articles about it, then tried to put as much as he possibly could asdison what he had read into the lives of the characters. I just couldn’t believe that it was the end.
Oct 13, Camie rated it liked it. The personal life of Thomas and his struggle to save his marriage while he tries to save Ahalya and Sita added addisin his personality and made him more human like character.
Sep 13, Parvathy rated it really liked it Shelves: The other problem for me was that the very end was a bit saccharine and syrupy. One quote that stuck with me: A Walk Across the Sun deserves a wide audience.
Most readers, however, just want to get on with the story. He makes it his mission to find Ahalya and Sita, but how can you find two specific advison inside something as vast as this? I liked the depth of the characters. The novel starts with a beautiful s of place and relationships.
I read this as an ARC provided by the publishing company.
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It took only a second for everything to change. The narrative is suspenseful and very exciting.
ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Addison’s characters are strong tue believable, and his strong writing brings to life the streets of Mumbai and Paris.
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But knowing is still better than not knowing. I sent you these three links:. It takes place primarily in Bombay and in the U. He succeeded in that.
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The story forban with a lawyer witnessing the kidnapping of a young girl in a public park. Addison has written a page-turner on an important aspect of society that we read about once in a while in the newspapers and then file away in our minds.
But Ahalya was determined to try.