Sue Lin is three years old when her parents are killed. She is snatched by a farm family, and at five, is forced to work in the fields for several years until she meets a very special Bengal Tiger. They run away together, traveling along The Silk Road to take her home to her fatherís family in Kathmandu.
The adventures they encounter as they travel the upper Silk Road are enlightening, life threatening, and filled with the grandeur of high mountain passes, meadows and most unusual people. The setting is in the 1940ís. The ending will touch your heart.
LONDON BOOK FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL Competition 2012