Brilliant Books

A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

*trigger warning: r*pe, abuse* This is the chillingly true story of a Canadian journalist (Lindhout) who upon journeying to southern Somalia to report on the war there, was captured and held for ransom. It includes backstory leading up to her becoming a journalist, meeting the photographer who was kidnapped along with her, the abuse and torture of her captivity, and her eventual release.

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