A Walk Across The Sun
By Corban Addison
Published by Sterling Publishing
A Walk Across The Sun takes place in the back drop of India.
The Ghai family are a happy Indian family. They live in a comfortable home, by the beach in a rural area.
One morning, they feel the earthquake, and discount it. The sisters, Ahalya 17, and Sita 15 were excited about the days events, going to the beach, and later getting VIP tickets for the evening. Ahalya, noticed something strange in the water, but it was too late to leave the beach. The only thing they could do is run, but where to run to? There wasn't any place to protect them from a Tsunami.
It was too late, they survived, but their parents drowned. Ahalya, and Sita try to find somewhere to go, but unfortunately they trust a man that worked with their father. It was a wrong decision. He connected them with another man, not knowing they were about to be kidnapped and sold for money for a brothel, in Bombay.
We Band of Angels, is the true story of our forgotten women during World War 2. 88 nurse's were trained, by the Army Nurse Corp, and also the Navy, but not for combat.
They came to the Phillipines, for travel. adventure, warm weather, and action, and fun. But they did not know what they were going to have to use their intuition, their experience, and street smarts.
Here is the background history of the Phillipines:
After the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. The Americans and Phillipino's were in the Phillipines, on a base in Manilla. After a few days, the Japanese bombed Manilla. This forced the American and Phillipino troops to go to Battan. Once the military was in Battan, they were forced to the south of the Phillipines. Once there the Japanese forced the death march of thousands of Phillipino, and American military.
The famous death march caused terrible relations after the war for years. Because of this even, now Ame…
This is the story about how four peoples lives intercept at a single night in 1968, and how it changes their lives forever.
Lynnie, is developmentally challenged, young woman, and Homan is a Afro American deaf young man. They are on the run after escaping,The School for the Incurable and Feeble Minded.
They find a farm house, and Martha a elderly widow. But, unfortunately, the authorties find them.
Lynnie is caught, before she is taken away she whispers something in Martha's ear, hide her.
This statement changes Martha's life. She names the baby girl, Julia and moves away.
Homan, in the dark night escapes the authorities. He discovers a new way of life, and learns life lessons, and makes new friends.
Lynnie is caught and taken back to the intstitution. After a few years, society learns of the atrocities of the condition of The School for the Incurable and Feeble Minded. The school is closed down. Lynnie learns to live a se…