A Himalayan adventure travel memoir with a humanitarian twist. About to turn sixty-eight, Patti’s life was disintegrating. Leaving behind her injured husband she packs her bags and heads to Nepal. Solo travel forces her to surmount daunting hurdles-both physical and emotional. While trekking in the forbidden kingdom of Upper Mustang she realizes her strength and determination when she suffers a frightening fall in an isolated cave monastery.
Volunteering in remote Ratmate village presents unforeseen challenges, and a visit to nearby Aprik village offers a life-changing opportunity. Along the way, conversations with fascinating monks, teachers, and entrepreneurs provide insight into how best to serve the children of Nepal.
Nepal One Day at a Time is a travel memoir written by the incredible author Patti Shales Lefkos and wow, what a story she shares with us readers! Patti Shales Lefkos will take us readers on her journey in the Himalayan, specifically through Nepal and all that occurred during this time and all that she learned and it makes for poignant reading.
I adore memoirs because they give the reader insight into a person’s fascinating life but I love memoirs with travel themes (for example ones that take us to a new country unfamiliar to us) because the reader is whisked away on a journey and if the author of such a memoir is brilliantly descriptive about the places he and or she visits, the reader will feel as if they are right there experiencing every moment the author is. Nepal One Day at a Time written by the extraordinary Patti Shales Lefkos is just this type of read as it is an incredibly powerful memoir that whisks the reader away to Nepal.
The reader thanks to the author’s impeccable descriptions will feel as if they are right there and that is rare for an author to accomplish so the fact that Patti has shows us, readers, that she is an incredibly talented author who knows how to transfix her readers with ease! That is why I already have to implore you lovely readers to have a read of Nepal One Day at a Time because you will never come across another book like it! However, if you need more convincing then continue to read to learn more!
Nepal One Day at a Time is a sensational, poignant, and informative memoir that will introduce the reader to Patti Shales Lefkos, the writer, narrator, and focus of this book. Patti shares that at sixty-eight her life was falling apart but she was determined to get it back on track. Patti left her injured husband to recover and embarked on a trip to Nepal. This was a solo trip and along the way she learned a great deal about herself and overcome physical and emotional hurdles and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible Nepal One Day at a Time!
The profoundness in Patti’s story is sensational and many readers will feel a host of different emotions while reading this book because of how emotive Patti’s journey was. I found myself reading Nepal One Day at a Time at an alarming rate because it was captivating as well as engrossing; Patti’s remarkable literature will have you turning the pages at an alarming rate, and I adored how she was able to do this!
As well as Patti writing her story in an extremely compelling way, she also is excellent at describing the settings and places in this book. Patti’s beautifully descriptive writing of Nepal will make the reader feel as if they are right there; this is how I felt and because I did I felt as if I was with Patti on her journey and that for me was incredibly beautiful as well as transformative and informative.
To conclude my thoughts on this wonderful book, Nepal One Day at a Time is a remarkable, memorable and informative story that readers are going to love so I, of course, have to award this superb book five stars! So please, if you love memoirs, especially those with travel themes then have a read of Nepal One Day at a Time, you will not regret it!
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