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A chronicle of life on the resplendent island Adele Barker and her son Noah settled into the central highlands of Sri Lanka for an 18 month sojourn immersing themselves in the customs cultures and landscapes of the island its elephants birds and monkeys; its hot curries and sweet mangoes; the cacophony of its markets; the resonant evening chants from its temples They hear stories of the island's colorful past and its 25 year civil war between the Sinhalese majority and the Tamil TigersWhen having returned home to Tucson Barker awakes on December 26 2004 to see televised images of the island's southern shore disappearing into the ocean she decides she must go back Traveling from the southernmost coasts to the farthest outposts of the Tamil north she witnesses the ravages of the tsunami that killed 48000 Sri Lankans in the space of 20 minutes and reports from the ground on the triumphs and failures of relief efforts Combining the immediacy of memoir and the vividness of travelogue with the insight of the best reportage Not uite Paradise chronicles life in a place few have ever visited The book is published by Beacon Press

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Not uite Paradise An American Sojourn in Sri LankaA chronicle of life on the resplendent island Adele Barker and her son Noah settled into the central highlands of Sri Lanka for an 18 month sojourn immersing themselves in the customs cultures and landscapes of the island its elephants birds and monkeys; its hot curries and sweet mangoes; the cacophony of its markets; the resonant evening chants from its temples They hear stories of the island's colorful past and its 25 year civil war between the Sinhalese majority and the Tamil TigersWhen having returned home to Tucson Barker awakes on December 26 2004 to see televised images of the island's southern shore disappearing into the ocean she decides she must go back Traveling from the southernmost coasts to the farthest outposts of the Tamil north she witnesses the ravages of the tsunami that killed 48000 Sri Lankans in the space of 20 minutes and reports from the ground on the triumphs and failures of relief efforts Combining the immediacy of memoir and the vividness of travelogue with the insight of the best reportage Not uite Paradise chronicles life in a place few have ever visited The book is published by Beacon Press