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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 meet the future of his relations via reuniting the dual cash of Magic and Fortune.

To accomplish this parallel quest, Desta needs to carry company to his personal ethical compass, following a course weighted down with mysterious notes, spectral voices, the Cloud Man's information, and the seductive urgings of the airy Eleni.

Driven ever further from his origins through his goals, Desta needs to confront the that means of kinfolk and actual privation. He needs to use his personal strong presents if he's to work out 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 strength of religion and aspiration.

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