This biography in novel form portrays the life of Amy Carmichael a young woman who went to India as a missionary. After saving one little girl from temple prostitution, Amy and her colleagues started orphanages to house these children. An invalid the latter part of her life, Amy continued to encourage her "kids" and colleagues and many others through her books. Amy Carmichael served for 56 years in India without a furlough, taking the love of Christ to many the world considered unlovely.
This was an inspiring look at the dedication and love for others that this amazing women displayed when she was but a child and continued until her death at age 83.