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The Garden of Burning Sand: Heartfelt emotional thriller that will hold you spellbound by [Corban Addison]
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"The Garden of Burning Sand is a face-paced thriller that authentically captures the plight of young women in much of Africa today and clearly lays out the complexity of combating HIV on the continent. It was a thoroughly enjoyable novel."--Andrew Fullem, Director of the John Snow, Inc. and World Education Center for HIV

"A compelling novel with a conscience and a heart, gripping in its drama and unique in its insights into a hidden and dangerous world. Resonant with authenticity, The Garden of Burning Sand rewards the reader on every level."--Richard North Patterson, author of Eden in Winter

"A hauntingly good read. The Garden of Burning Sand is a powerful and moving novel..this fast-paced, engaging story...make it deserving of reader's complete attention. This one's an absolute must-read."--Romantic Times Book Review Magazine- TOP PICK!

"A John Grisham-like page-turner that will make you read deep into the night, for Addison is a master storyteller. . . he will blaze a trail across the world with books that twist your heart as they inform your thinking."--Business Day Live

"Addison delivers another compelling novel exposing human rights violations.... A sense of urgency will keep readers engrossed, and, despite the tragedy depicted, they will also find comforting themes connected to love and family. Fans of Addison's first novel and readers who enjoy socially conscious fiction will want this."--Andrea Brooks, Library Journal

"Compelling. . . chock full of suspense and emotion"--Pride

"Corban Addison is a rare find in the world of thriller writers. Timely, topical, and impeccably researched, his novels embrace the full sweep of the human experience. Depravity. Destruction. Heroism. Love. If you like stories of good people struggling to do right in the world's forgotten places, there is no one better suited to take you on the ride of your life."--John Hart, Edgar-award-winning author of The New York Times bestseller The Last Child

"In dealing bluntly with crucial issues such as rape, AIDS, superstition, and poverty, he effectively touches the consciousness of his readers."--Stephanie Zvirin, Booklist --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

About the Author

Corban Addison holds degrees in law and engineering. After completing a federal clerkship, Addison began his career specializing in corporate law and litigation. He has an abiding interest in international human rights, and is a supporter of numerous causes, including the abolition of modern slavery. He lives with his wife and two children in Virginia. He is the author of A Walk Across the Sun, The Garden of Burning Sand and The Tears of Dark Water. --This text refers to an alternate kindle_edition edition.

Product details

  • File Size : 1594 KB
  • Word Wise : Enabled
  • Print Length : 417 pages
  • Publisher : Quercus; Reprint Edition (26 September 2013)
  • ASIN : B00B83PNHI
  • Text-to-Speech : Enabled
  • Enhanced Typesetting : Enabled
  • Language: : English
  • X-Ray : Not Enabled
  • Screen Reader : Supported
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.4 out of 5 stars 202 ratings
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