In the Shadow of the Sun

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (8.93 hours)
Product Number: Z100129154
Released: Sep 13, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781338244342
Narrator/s: Jackie Chung
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Hatchet in North Korea: A sister and brother go on the run with explosive forbidden photographs in this gripping and timely survival adventure. North Korea is known as the most repressive country on Earth, with a dictatorial leader, a starving population, and harsh punishment for rebellion. Perfect place for a family vacation, right? Yet that's exactly where Mia Andrews finds herself, on a tour with her aid-worker father and fractious older brother, Simon. Mia was adopted from South Korea as a baby, and the trip raises tough questions about who she really is. Then her dad is arrested for spying, just as forbidden photographs of North Korean slave-labor camps fall into Mia's hands. The only way to save Dad: get the pictures into China, over a hundred miles away. Thus Mia and Simon set off on a harrowing journey without food, money, or shelter, in a land where anyone who sees them might turn them in, and getting caught could mean prison-or worse. Rooted in years of research and written with deep sympathy for the North Korean people, In the Shadow of the Sun is an unforgettable story of strength and survival.

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Author(s): Anne Sibley O'Brien
Original Publish Date: Jul 01, 2017

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Author(s): Anne Sibley O'Brien
Narrator(s): Jackie Chung
Product Number DD33037
Released: Jul 01, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781338194173

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