A House in the Sky : A Memoir of a Kidnapping That Changed Everything
by Sara Corbett , Amanda Lindhout
✅ Editor: Penguin Books Ltd
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A House in Heaven is the spectacular and redemptive memory of Amanda Lindhout, a woman whose curiosity led her to the world’s most beautiful and far away, her riskiest and most perilous country, then in fifteen months of painful captivity-an exquisite writing history of courage, resilience and graceAs a child, Amanda Lindhout escaped a violent household by leafing through National Geographic’s questions and imagining even in her exotic placesAt the age of nineteen years working as a cocktail waitress, she began recording her advice so that she could travel around the world.Aspiring to understand the world and live a meaningful life, she backpacked across Latin America, Laos, Bangladesh and India, and emboldened by every adventure, Sudan, Syria and Pakistan.In the war, plagued by Afghanistan and Iraq, she dug a new career as a television journalistAnd then, in August 2008, she travelled from Somalia, “the most dangerous place on earth”On her fourth day, she was abducted by a group of masked men along a dusty roadThe hostage of 460 days, Amanda converts to Islam as a tactical survival, receives from “woman lessons” from one of his captors, and risks a bold escapeMoved between a series of abandoned houses in the desert, she survives in the memory of every lush detail of the world she lived in her life before captivity-and on strategy, strength and hopeWhen she is most desperate, she goes to a house in the sky, above the woman kept in chains, in the dark, to be torturedVivid and full of suspense, as skillfully written as the most beautiful novel, A House in Heaven is the intimate searingly of the story of the intrepid young woman and her search for compassion in the face of unimaginable adversityFor award-winning blockbuster Captain Phillips fans and Kate McCann readers of the Madeleine, Natasha Kampusch is 3,096 Days and Greg Mortenson Three Cups of TeaAmanda Lindhout is the found one.
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