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By Lisa Shannon

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ISBN-13: 9781522604914

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Lisa J. Shannon had a very good life—a profitable company, a fiancé, a house, and safety. Then, someday in 2005, an episode of Oprah replaced all that. The convey curious about girls in Congo, the worst position on the earth to be a lady. She was once woke up to the atrocities there—millions useless, ladies raped and tortured day-by-day, and youngsters demise in stunning numbers. Shannon felt known as to do anything. and he or she did. A Thousand Sisters is her inspiring memoir. She raised cash to sponsor Congolese girls, starting with one solo 30-mile run, after which based a countrywide association, Run for Congo ladies. The booklet chronicles her trip to the Congo to satisfy the ladies her run subsidized, and stocks their superb tales. What starts as grassroots activism forces Shannon to confront herself and her existence, and study classes of survival, worry, gratitude, and titanic love from the ladies of Africa.

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