Beauty Beneath the Banyan by crystal fletcher PDF

By crystal fletcher

ISBN-10: 1926708830

ISBN-13: 9781926708836

3 ladies, 3 nations, 3 stories—the destinies of a Thai in criminal for murdering her husband, a Cambodian eager for a baby, and a Laotian Hmong refugee are threaded jointly by means of the tears leftover from the Vietnam struggle. all the ladies were marked not directly via the atrocities of Pol Pot’s Cambodia, the key conflict in Laos, and the consequences of those wars, in addition to the Vietnam battle on Thailand, the place many displaced humans from Laos and Cambodia came across shelter, and the place American infantrymen sought safe haven of one other type, eventually resulting in the improvement of Thailand’s intercourse tourism undefined. The Buddhist thought of reincarnation is used to unite six major characters, 3 of whom are lifeless. The useless encompass a Cambodian monk, an American soldier who fought in Vietnam and died in Thailand and an American pilot who flew bombing missions in Laos and died there. those 3 develop into useless partners who're looking at over 3 girls who're nonetheless residing with repercussions of battle and the lasting imprint this devastation leaves generations later.

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