I found this one to be a chilling narrative of the brutality that the Khmer Rouge brought to the people of Cambodia in the 1970's. Told from the point of view of a child, Raami, in one day her family and comfortable life is swept away when the revolutionaries evacuate Phnom Pehn, and one by one, Raami looses each person that she loves. It is not a cheerful tale, and it was heartbreaking to read. I don't recommend it for sensitive readers and I do urge that the reader avoid skipping ahead to the author's note. It's worth working through. Four stars overall.
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