When a successful New York lawyer disappears, a love letter he wrote many years ago to a woman in Burma is the only clue to his whereabouts. His daughter, Julia, travels to the woman's village and uncovers a tale of hardship, resilience, and passion.
About the Author
Jan-Philipp Sendker, born in Hamburg in 1960, was the American correspondent for "Stern" from 1990 to 1995, and its Asian correspondent from 1995 to 1999. In 2000 he published "Cracks in the Wall", a nonfiction book about China. The" "Art of Hearing Heartbeats", his first novel, is an international bestseller. He lives in Berlin with his family.
Original bio sent from Cassandra:
Cassandra Campbell began doing voice overs as the voice for Calvin Klein s Italian commercials. This was followed by commercial and documentary recording in both English and Italian. She has recorded many audiobooks and has received several AudioFile Earphones Awards as well as an Audie(r) Award nomination. As an actress and director, she has worked at the Public, the Mint, the Berkshire Theatre Festival, Stagewest, Theatreworks, the Baltimore Shakespeare Festival, Millmountain Theatre, the National Shakespeare Company, and the New York Fringe Festival.