A Thousand Flying Things
“Beautifully written, a joy to read and highly entertaining in the most wonderful way possible. Kathryn Brown Ramsperger, quite simply, has written a great novel.”
— Cindy Williams, Actress best known as the co-star of LAVERNE & SHIRLEY, author of SHIRLEY, I JEST!
"An enthralling story written with uncanny insight and unparalleled prose!
Memorable for its gripping storyline and profound sensitivity, A Thousand Flying Things is a riveting, poignant read."
-Claire Fullerton, Multiple Award-Winning Author
Oceans separated them. Society divided them. Can love unite them?
A child will lead the way.
Southern Sudan, 1991. Dianna will do anything to ease other people’s suffering. Working in a camp and teaching displaced kids, the American humanitarian worker is heartbroken by her suspicion the operation is a front for training child soldiers. And when her growing bond with an innocent five-year-old boy moves her to take public action, she invokes the wrath of a ruthless tribal warlord.
Sent to Kenya where her life is threatened, she runs into her former love from Lebanon and realizes she still craves the chemistry they shared. But when she promises to depart Africa for her safety, she’s filled with agony over leaving behind the man who holds her heart… and the child who just stole it.Facing unbearable choices, can she find the path to settle her soul?
In a melodic and moving story that explores individual journeys as they are swept up in the chaos of civil strife, Kathryn Brown Ramsperger chronicles a resilient and optimistic woman learning to rely on her personal strength. As cultural differences and buried secrets fuel separation and conflict, readers will discover what it means to heal and come home again.
A Thousand Flying Things is the elegant, standalone second book in the A Bridge Between Shores women’s fiction series. If you like passionate characters, lyrical prose, and well-researched settings, then you’ll adore award-winning author Kathryn Brown Ramsperger’s international tale.