Press

“A rare and fascinating testimony, told from the inside, of a little girl who made an incredible trip from inner Dolpo to America—and from the Middle Ages to the 21st century.”—Eric Valli, director of the Oscar-nominated film Himalaya


“Reading this Dolpo native’s expression of life as a young girl in her remote homeland is the best way to truly experience and understand the untold story of its unique culture and traditions.” — Tenzin Norbu, internationally known artist and illustrator, native of Dolpo


“Yak Girl tells the heartbreaking story of a young girl raised under very difficult circumstances, high in the Himalayas. Dorje tells her personal story with such vivid details and honesty that it will move everyone who reads it.”—Simonka de Jong, documentary filmmaker, director of The Only Son
*Press reviews of the book will be posted as they come in, once the book is released to the news agencies in January.