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"I am fascinated and haunted by Elizabeth Enslin's story. Nobody else could tell it. It will stay with you and won't let you go."

—Luis Alberto Urrea, author of Hummingbird's Daughter

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—Luis Alberto Urrea, author of Hummingbird's Daughter

“I am fascinated and haunted by Elizabeth Enslin’s story. Nobody else could tell it. It will stay with you and won’t let you go.”
"This finely written memoir transports the reader into a society on the cusp of social and political transformation....An inspiring and challenging read for activists, rebels and dreamers everywhere."

–Manjushree Thapa, author of Forget Kathmandu

2014-08-19T12:15:52+00:00

–Manjushree Thapa, author of Forget Kathmandu

“This finely written memoir transports the reader into a society on the cusp of social and political transformation….An inspiring and challenging read for activists, rebels and dreamers everywhere.”
"A fascinating memoir written with such clarity and honesty that it’s like taking a years-long trip through a little-known part of Nepal, far from the glamour and tourists of Kathmandu...."

Pamela Olson, author of Fast Times in Palestine

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Pamela Olson, author of Fast Times in Palestine

“A fascinating memoir written with such clarity and honesty that it’s like taking a years-long trip through a little-known part of Nepal, far from the glamour and tourists of Kathmandu….”
"...A love story, an adventure narrative, and an anthropological study in one, written with a global awareness, free of the exoticism we associate with foreigners in Nepal. Sharply observant and full of wisdom.”

–Alden Jones, author of The Blind Masseuse: A Traveler’s Memoir from Costa Rica to Cambodia

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–Alden Jones, author of The Blind Masseuse: A Traveler’s Memoir from Costa Rica to Cambodia

“…A love story, an adventure narrative, and an anthropological study in one, written with a global awareness, free of the exoticism we associate with foreigners in Nepal. Sharply observant and View Full →
"...Enslin's honesty refreshes and her glimpses into this tradition-bound world far off the tourist's well worn paths are riveting and haunting. A bold read steeped in pungent realism and lasting inspiration."

–Elyssa East, author of Dogtown: Death and Enchantment in a New England Ghost Town

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–Elyssa East, author of Dogtown: Death and Enchantment in a New England Ghost Town

“…Enslin’s honesty refreshes and her glimpses into this tradition-bound world far off the tourist’s well worn paths are riveting and haunting. A bold read steeped in pungent realism and lasting View Full →
"If the fascinating, important story doesn’t draw you into Enslin’s telling of her time in Nepal, then the beautiful, moving prose will."

Kerry Cohen, author of Seeing Ezra

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Kerry Cohen, author of Seeing Ezra

“If the fascinating, important story doesn’t draw you into Enslin’s telling of her time in Nepal, then the beautiful, moving prose will.”

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