An interesting story set in Burma, with a touch of magic and romance, by German author Jean Philipp Sendker. The mysterious story begins when a New York City lawyer suddenly disappears leaving his wife and two children behind. He had been born and raised in Burma, but had never told his family anything about his past. When a love letter to an unknown woman surfaces, his daughter Julia takes a trip to Burma to find out what happened to her father. What she discovers is a love story beyond anything she could have imagined.
3 1/2 stars (out of 5)
Published in 2012