The main theme in this book is to never give up hope and that you can trust people. The girl in this book is sold as a prostitute. She loses all trust in people, and she becomes angry with the world and everyone of the men that sees her but does nothing to help. She is angry at her mother and father for selling her to this place. She hates the girls that work with her. But in the end she is helped by an american man that rescues her from this place. This puts faith back in her and lets her open up to people. THe main theme in this book is to never give up hope even when the situation seems as bleak as it could get.