Pushpa, a feisty little girl from a tribal village in Odisha, India, is taken to the city of Kolkata, where she is forced to learn the art of street survival. Through a series of misadventures, she eventually finds herself at the mercy of pimps and panderers who plan to exploit her in the sex trade of Sonagachi, a notorious brothel area in the city. However Pushpa is no ordinary girl and the forces of darkness are no match for her indomitable will and courage. This story is interlaced with factual information concerning the culture of India and the plight of children caught in trafficking. The message is one of hope and victory.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Lorri is co-founder of an NGO called Grace Life Ministries, a registered non-profit charity dedicated to helping impoverished women and children in India. She loves working with children, especially in the area of education. She is a lifelong student herself, continually seeking information in the areas of travel, art, cultures, computers, literature, media, writing, Christianity, etc. Lorri fell in love with graphic novels late in life, eventually deciding to try her hand at authoring a book of that type herself. PUSHPA UNVEILED is the result, which she followed up with a sequel entitled WOLF HUNT. Her stories focus on God's grace and love and the power He gives to change lives and give hope in the darkest of situations.