I Will Fly Again – The Restavek is the story of a young Haitian girl who is enslaved by her own family members. The story illustrates upon the author’s vivid images of a world that we would not otherwise be able to see. Through the simple determination of a little girl, we feel the pain of an innocent soul that seeks to challenge the overwhelming odds of a surprising culture. This book gives the reader the will to experience the jubilation of the human spirit. The story is compelling, inspiring, intelligent and timely
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I Will Fly Again: The Restavek is a tale high spirits that follow six-year-old Tilou as a child slave and her long search for the mother she doesn’t know amid the turbulence and carnage. The story is infused with hope. The story is rich and rewarding.
Greg Wright, Writer and Artist
I Will Fly Again, Lili Dauphin’s poignant book about a restavek (Childslave), is a tale of hope that readers will find heart-wrenching, moving and ultimately spiritually uplifting.
E Preet, Writer
I Will Fly Again is the courageous story of a young girl’s (Tilou) struggle for survival – not only physical survival, but emotional, psychological and spiritual as well. Lili Dauphin’s book gives a voice to the voiceless. Tilou’s hope, compassion and love for humanity carries the reader through hardships and heartaches, but at the same time conveys the preciousness of life and the importance of positive thought.
In I will Fly Again, we can all identify with the fears and hopes described through the eyes of a child. This journey called “life” in an uncertain world of childhood is riveting and compelling. Lili Dauphin’s observations are colorfully detailed and her style keeps you engaged and entertained.
I Will Fly Again – The Restavek by Lili Dauphin tells a unique chilling tale of a little girl enslaved by her own family members. The story is moving, brilliant and sweet.
Lili Dauphin’s book “I Will Fly Again” produces a powerful and deeply poignant document of the sad reality of child slavery. The story is original and inspiring.