A Long Walk To Water

BOOK CLUB January 2022 Selection

Long Walk to Water, by Linda Sue Park is based on a true story about one of the Lost Boys,a  refugee  from the civil war in the Sudan, who from the age of 11 walked thousands of kilometres across a desert landscape in search of his family and of safety. The story follows the main character into adulthood, when he founded a charitable organization that helps African communities build and maintain their own wells.