Sue Brierley isÊthe mother of Saroo Brierley, whose incredible journey to find his birth family is told in his book A Long Way Home and the Oscar-nominated film, Lion. Sue is the mother of two adopted children, both of whom were born in India. ÊSue has had a life-long commitment to adoption, particularly from overseas countries. ÊShe has travelled extensively over theÊlast year with Saroo to promote his book, and will soon commence writing her own story. She alsoÊworks closely with her husband John in their family business in Hobart, Tasmania.