Josanne LaValley traveled across the Taklamakan Desert to the Hotan region of China, where she spent time among the Uyghur. The recipient of an MFA in writing children's books from Vermont College, Ms. LaValley lives in New York City.
Read by Tavia Gilbert
When Roshen leaves her family’s farm for the city, she learns the value – and cost – of freedom.
"Readers will admire Roshen's resilience in the face of stark exploitation." - Publishers Weekly
Released Tue Jan 24 00:00:00 UTC 2017