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In the Shadow of the Mountain

A Memoir of Courage

Silvia Vasquez-Lavado


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Hardcover (2/1/2022)


IN THE SHADOW OF THE MOUNTAIN by Silvia Vasquez-Lavado is a forthcoming title from Henry Holt and Company.

Macmillan Audio, 9781250840080

Publication Date: February 1, 2022

About the Author

Silvia Vasquez-Lavado is a humanitarian, mountaineer, explorer, social entrepreneur, and technologist living in San Francisco. In 2014, she launched Courageous Girls, a nonprofit that helps survivors of sexual abuse and trafficking with opportunities to find inner strength and cultivate their voice by demonstrating their physical strength. Courageous Girls has had projects in Nepal, India, the US, and Peru. Vasquez-Lavado was recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the Corporate Heroes of 2015. CNET named her one of the 20 most influential Latinos in Silicon Valley. She has also been recognized by the Peruvian government as one of the “Marca Peru” ambassadors (country brand ambassadors). She is a member of the Explorers Club and one of the few women in the world to complete the “Eight Summits."