Be inspired by a story of redemption and resilience with the novel The Rent Collector of Camron Wright. Although the book was a work of fiction, it is inspired by a true-to-life story. This novel was motivated by a documentary The River of Victory, the largest municipal waste dump in Cambodia called Stung Meanchey.
The Rent Collector is a story of a young mother named Sang Ly and her struggles to survive. Every day is a battle for her family to continue to live. They constantly strive out of poverty. They make their living by picking through garbage in the dump. Sang Ly is desperately in need to save her chronically ill child, Nisay. Just when things seem worst, Sang Ly learns a secret about the ill-tempered rent collector who comes demanding money--a secret that sets in motion a tide that will change the life of everyone it sweeps past.
Find a poignant story of hope and bravery with this novel!