By Tim Merriman
3 orphans from Kenya stow away on an plane to embark on a determined quest to fulfill the Secretary common of the United international locations in manhattan urban and carry a message they desire might help thousands of homeless and hurting young children in Africa. the glorious Wizard of ounces turns into their guidebook as they trip on my own around the usa. The trio--one with HIV, one blind amputee, and person who hasn't spoken for years after looking at her relatives slaughtered--find themselves embroiled in a state of affairs past their imaginations as they get on the subject of assembly their target.
The Leopard Tree received the simplest younger grownup Fiction Award in 2008 with Writer's Digest overseas Self-published pageant and a 3rd position EVVY within the Fiction department of Colorado self sustaining Publisher's Awards in 2008. This ebook was once written with the wish of elevating wisdom of the thousands of individuals in Africa who are suffering the results of malnutrition,malaria, HIV/AIDS, and the unspeakable atrocities linked to armed conflicts.
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The Leopard Tree by Tim Merriman