These Are My People Author:Mildred T. Howard "Somehow, some way, I know the Lord wants me in China." Gladys Aylward wrote. But how was she ever going to get there? She was thirty years old and still a parlour maid. She had no education, no money, and no mission board to send her. — Set agaist the background of war between Japan and China during the 1930s, THESE ARE MY PEOPLE is the tru... more »e story of how God let Gladys Aylward from the cold foggy streets of London to the bleak moutain ranges of the Shanshi province. Her steadfast faith tgouched Chinese hearts from all walks of life; her nursing skill saved the lives of many war-stricken Chinese; and her compassion led her to provide a home for hundreds of Chinese children.
(Mildred Howard is both a teacher and a free-lance writer...she wanted to share the challenge of Gladys Aylward's life in a biography for young readers.)« less