Join the suspenseful adventures and misadventures of Mike, a child, whose missionary parents raised him among the Yanomamö people of Venezuela. In a culture that is so different from our own, Mike learns the ways of the rainforest and the people he came to love and understand. From encounters with man-eating piranhas, to little understood tribal beliefs, Mike entertains and enlightens his readers in dramatic fashion.
“… a bit of Huck Finn, with an Amazon twist.” Simon Romero, Andean Bureau Chief, “The New York Times”
“… a story of life with Stone-Age people, guaranteed to expand the mind of even the most experienced.” Mark Andrew Ritchie, Author of ”Spirit of the Rainforest” (also available here)
“Imagine a white boy, in ‘the hood’ of this jungle tribe, living, playing, and growing up Yanomamö.” Christopher Bessette, Writer/Director of the feature film, “The Enemy God” (available here)
By Michael Dawson. 317 pages, 2009.
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