In the shadow of the banyan / Vaddey Ratner.
- 8 of 9 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
- 2 of 2 copies available at Beaufort County Library System.
0 current holds with 9 total copies.
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|Beaufort - Bluffton Branch||FIC RAT (Text)||0530005802160||Adult Fiction Collection||Available||-|
|Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch||FIC RAT (Text)||0530010183958||Adult Fiction Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781451657708
- ISBN: 1451657706
- ISBN: 9781451657715
- ISBN: 1451657714
- Physical Description: 322 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
- Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 
- Copyright: ©2012
Includes reading group guide.
Her life of privilege in Cambodia shattered by the outbreak of civil war on the streets of Phnom Penh, young Raami endures four years of loss, starvation, and brutal forced labor while clinging to memories of the legends and poems told to her by her father.
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Vaddey Ratner was five years old when the Khmer Rouge came to power in 1975. In 1981 she arrived in the United States as a refugee not knowing English and ultimately went on to graduate summa cum laude from Cornell University. She lives in Potomac, Maryland.