However Long the Night

However Long the Night

Molly Melching's Journey to Help Millions of African Women and Girls Triumph

Book - 2013
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In However Long the Night, Aimee Molloy tells the unlikely and inspiring story of Molly Melching, an American woman whose experience as an exchange student in Senegal led her to found Tostan and dedicate almost four decades of her life to the girls and women of Africa.

This moving biography details Melching's beginnings at the University of Dakar and follows her journey of 40 years in Africa, where she became a social entrepreneur and one of humanity's strongest voices for the rights of girls and women.

Inspirational and beautifully written, However Long the Night: Molly Melching's Journey to Help Millions of African Women and Girls Triumph is a passionate entreaty for all global citizens. This book is published in partnership with the Skoll Foundation, dedicated to accelerating innovations from organizations like Tostan that address the world's most pressing problems.

Publisher: New York, NY : HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2013], ©2013
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780062132765
Branch Call Number: 392 Molloy 2013
Characteristics: xv, 252 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 24 cm


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Jul 27, 2013

Interesting book and moving story. The power of education is beneficial in so many country, Molly's determination and love lead to so much accomplishment...


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