Saroo Brierley (saroobrierley.com) was born in Khandwa, Madhya Pradesh, India. He lives in Hobart, Tasmania.
Praise for Lion
"The emotional journey of Saroo Brierley (Patel) . . . will melt hearts around the globe."--People magazine
"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)