We measure the earth with our bodies a novel (Book, 2022) [WorldCat.org]
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We measure the earth with our bodies a novel

Author: Tsering Yangzom Lama
Publisher: St Martins Pr 2022
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the wake of China's invasion of Tibet throughout the 1950s, Lhamo and her younger sister, Tenkyi, arrive at a refugee camp in Nepal. They survived the dangerous journey across the Himalayas, but their parents did not. As Lhamo-haunted by the loss of her homeland and her mother, a village oracle-tries to rebuild a life amid a shattered community, hope arrives in the form of a young man named Samphel and his  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tsering Yangzom Lama
ISBN: 9781635576412 1635576415
OCLC Number: 1302874898
Description: 368 pages
Responsibility: Tsering Yangzom Lama

Abstract:

"In the wake of China's invasion of Tibet throughout the 1950s, Lhamo and her younger sister, Tenkyi, arrive at a refugee camp in Nepal. They survived the dangerous journey across the Himalayas, but their parents did not. As Lhamo-haunted by the loss of her homeland and her mother, a village oracle-tries to rebuild a life amid a shattered community, hope arrives in the form of a young man named Samphel and his uncle, who brings with him the ancient statue of the Nameless Saint-a relic known to vanish and reappear in times of need." --

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