3 orphans from Kenya stow away on an aircraft to embark on a determined quest to fulfill the Secretary basic of the United international locations in manhattan urban and convey a message they wish might help hundreds of thousands of homeless and hurting kids in Africa. the fantastic Wizard of oz. turns into their guidebook as they trip by myself around the usa. The trio one with HIV, one blind amputee, and one that hasn t spoken for years after looking at her relations slaughtered locate themselves embroiled in a state of affairs past their imaginations as they get as regards to assembly their target. This e-book was once written with the desire of elevating know-how of the thousands of individuals in Africa that suffer the consequences of malnutrition, malaria, HIV/AIDS, and the unspeakable atrocities linked to armed conflicts.You may help via doing no matter what you re capable of do: ship a donation,learn what s occurring, provide a house, stopover at the continent, purchase an additional replica of The Leopard Tree. earnings from the sale of The Leopard Tree can be used to help tasks that support those that need help in Africa.
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