The Queen of Water - Laura Resau & Maria Virginia Farinango
Inspired by a true story, this book is a fictional account of a Quichua (Ecuadorian indigenous group)
girl unknowingly sold into slavery by her parents. Virginia spends most of her childhood serving an upper-class mestizo family and enduring abuse at their hands. The story allows readers to feel Virginia’s sorrows and triumphs as her life takes her down various roads.
$9.99 paperback & Kindle on amazon.com
The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini
This fictional story depicts a stark glimpse into
the human condition. The book follows a boy’s
journey from affluence as an architect’s son to a
refugee in the United States and later to a suc-
cessful author. Set in Afghanistan prior to Taliban rule, this story covers a broad array of topics, including an unlikely friendship, discrimination,
family secrets, betrayal, the darkness of the
human mind and the endurance of the human spirit when faced with insurmountable odds.
$11.91 paperback & $11.99 Kindle on amazon.com.
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