Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:00am

Mercy College student Sandra Uwiringiyimana's book "HOW DARE THE SUN RISE: MEMOIRS OF A WAR CHILD" received positive review in The New York Times.  The reviewer writing, "Uwiringiyimana weaves the pieces of her life into a fine tapestry that evokes deep empathy, even as it provides an excellent introduction for young readers to the political and economic climate in a conflict-ridden African region." 

The book is the personal and powerful story of her life as a refugee and surviving armed conflicts in Africa. 

 

Click here to read the full review