Dorothy Read's journey includes publishing her own work.


History unfolds as Ilse Evelijn Veere Smit joins writer Dorothy Read to break decades of silence in this poignant, profoundly affecting memoir. End the Silence tells the story of Ilse, an Indo-European born into an idyllic childhood in the colonial society of the Dutch East Indies. Ilse’s privileged life was forever changed when the Japanese invaded her homeland during World War II.

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