By Getty Ambau

within the moment act of this unfolding epic, the shepherd boy Desta is catapulted from his distant and remoted valley right into a wider global. He pursues his dream of a latest schooling and vows to satisfy the future of his kinfolk by way of reuniting the dual cash of Magic and Fortune.

to complete this parallel quest, Desta needs to carry company to his personal ethical compass, following a course encumbered with mysterious notes, spectral voices, the Cloud Man’s tips, and the seductive urgings of the airy Eleni. pushed ever further from his origins by way of his goals, Desta needs to confront the that means of relatives and actual privation. He needs to use his personal robust presents if he's to determine his inner most aspirations take flight.

Conjuring the sun-splashed land and a wealthy cultural pageantry that readers have come to like, Desta and The Winds of Washaa Umera is one boy’s endearing trip of discovery, and a sensible parable at the energy of religion and aspiration.

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"Brilliant . . . Masterful . . . Transporting!" Dan Custer, reader

“The pages ignite with artistic storytelling, primal protean settings, and the unquenchable ardor of an ill-clad shepherd boy with a heroic destiny—to reunite the outcast symbols of humanity’s noblest impulses, and to heal a afflicted global . . . .This is a story of breathless, and breathtaking scope, center, and ambition!” Vincent Cusenza, writer

“In Desta’s carrying on with epic experience, Ambau paints awe-inspiring photos of mountain, sky, and the cultural iconography that infuses the Ethiopian lifestyle. The attractive tale is moved alongside lovingly with the author’s painterly writing variety. As a reader, I felt a canvas, much less so a web page, was once set prior to me.” Merrill Gillaspie, writer

“A appealing and magical tale that may hold you turning the pages!” –Edith Johnson, writer

Those who love DESTA will love following the adventures of a ten-year-old Ethiopian Harry Potter. –Dr. Helen Bonner, writer of the award-winning, Cry Dance

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