About to married at the age of eleven, to a sixteen year old boy who lives far away in the desert, Chandra is excited. Her grandmother is concerned but no one will listen to her, believing nothing could spoil Chandra’s happiness. However, soon Chandra finds herself alone and far from home – suffering from cold, thirst and hunger, and all she can do is repeat her name. My name is Chandra. And I’ll not let it be forgotten.