It is a story of astonishing endurance - both physical and mental - which has already inspired people all around the world.
Yeonmi Park was born in Hyesan, North Korea in 1993 and currently lives in New York.
Clear-eyed and devastating. * Observer *
One of the most harrowing stories I have ever heard - and one of the most inspiring . . . A book to make you newly thankful for the freedom you have never been forced to fight for. * The Bookseller *
An eloquent, wrenchingly honest work that vividly represents the plight of many North Koreans. * Kirkus *