Child of War, Woman of Peace

Child of War, Woman of Peace

by Le Ly Hayslip, Jenny Wurts

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ISBN-13: 9780385471473
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 12/28/1993
Pages: 388
Sales rank: 755,410
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Le Ly Hayslip was born in Vietnam in 1950. She is the author of two memoirs—When Heaven and Earth Changed Places and Child of War, Woman of Peace—which were adapted into the film Heaven & Earth, written and directed by Oliver Stone. Since 1986, she has helped rebuild her motherland through the two charitable organizations she established. Her efforts now focus exclusively on supporting the orphanages she founded in Vietnam.

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Child of War, Woman of Peace 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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Truly one of the best books I've EVER read! I read her first book When Heaven and Earth Changed Places and was very impressed. This one is even better. It's an autobiography that reads like a novel. I compare her style to Maya Angelou. There is much humor while underlying her amazing story, a deeply spiritual message emerges that shouts hope, forgiveness, and love of our fellow world citizens. I LOVED this book and hope she writes many more!