'Lucky Child' Details Flight from Khmer Rouge

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Detail from the cover of 'Lucky Child'

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Author Loung Ung tells NPR's Liane Hansen about her new book, Lucky Child. The memoir describes how Ung escaped the violence of the Khmer Rouge during the Cambodian conflict known as the Killing Fields, and how she and her sister reunited after a 15-year separation.

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