Local author Charlie Carroll will be launching his new book at Falmouth Bookseller

Wednesday 28th May 7pm

friendship highwayHoping to reach Tibet after a twenty-year obsession, Charlie Carroll travels to China.  Contending with Chinese bureaucracy, unforgiving terrain and sickness-inducing altitude, Charlie experiences 21st century Tibet in all its heart-stopping beauty.

Tibetan-born Lobsand fled the volatile region over the Himalayas on foot, as a child in 1989.  An exile in Nepal, then a student in India, he was called back to Tibet by love.  At the end of the road known as the Friendship Highway, he met Charlie and recounted his extraordinary life story, exemplifying the hardship, resilience and hope of modern Tibetan life.