By Pamela J. Morton

In "One aircraft price ticket From Normal," Pam Morton describes her family's circulate from their gratifying, understood Midwestern lifestyles to a white-knuckled, faith-leaping trip into the center East. they fight to discover their means as a "minority every little thing" residing and serving one of the appealing humans alongside the Nile River. via funny and hope-filled tales, Pam offers the readers snapshots of lifestyle should you need to know what it truly is prefer to dwell in part of the realm that turns out so very diversified from theirs. tales of buddies made alongside the way in which demonstrate items of heart japanese inspiration and way of life. Cultural assistance on the finish of every supply readers with helpful info that they could enforce after they come across other-culture people.

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