Born in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh, India, Saroo Brierley lives in Hobart, Tasmania, where he manages a family business, Brierley Marine, with his father. Saroo's story has been published in several languages and is now a major motion picture from The Weinstein Company.
"Amazing stuff."--The New York Post "So incredible that sometimes it reads like a work of fiction."--Winnipeg Free Press (Canada) "A remarkable story."--Sydney Morning Herald Review "I literally could not put this book down...[Saroo's] return journey will leave you weeping with joy and the strength of the human spirit."--Manly Daily (Australia) "We urge you to step behind the headlines and have a read of this absorbing account...With clear recollections and good old-fashioned storytelling, Saroo...recalls the fear of being lost and the anguish of separation."--Weekly Review (Australia)