“For Children Cannot Wait”
By Susan Carol McDonald SL
186 pages, paperback
“For Children Cannot Wait” is printed simultaneously in English, German and French. The book is full of photos and information regarding orphaned children (1967-1975) during the war in Vietnam. Its focus is children with no known parents, many of whom were Amerasian. Several members of the Loretto Community were involved in the care of these children.
Noted author Susan Carol McDonald, “I was in Vietnam from May 1, 1973, until April 26, 1975. My experiences during this time, supported by government and NGO statistics, form the text. Photos are of children as they were in Vietnam and later in adoptive homes. Robert Strobridge edited and designed the contents, resulting in a treasure.”
Cost: $25, plus $8 P&H
Purchasing details: Available from author Susan Carol McDonald, 9243 Eddie and Park Road, St. Louis, MO 63126-2809