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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 131,766 Ratings and 10,015 Reviews

Book Description
A first-person account, told by a 25-year-old veteran of the Sierra Leone conflict, this title is a heartbreaking, honest and important memoir about the horrors of war and the lost innocence of the youthful combatants."
Book Information
PublisherFarrar Straus & Giroux
BindingPaperback (43 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages400
ISBN-100007247095
ISBN-13978-0007247097
Publication Date/2008
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About Ishmael Beah (Author) : Ishmael Beah is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Ishmael Beah include A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier (Unabridged).
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5/5/2017 Pamela Mora said: If you want to write the best dissertation you should read this book. It teach you how to be the best!

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10/1/2010 Miranda Paul said: One of the many stories from West Africa that young adults and adults must read–if only for awareness.
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10/12/2009 Allison M tagged as: I read

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10/23/2007 Becky B said: Not an easy book to read - but WOW, certainly worth the effort. We need to be aware!!
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8/28/2007 Susan Mitchell tagged as: I Read

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