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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

Book Description

This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of choice. In the more than fifty conflicts going on worldwide, it is estimated that there are some 300,000 child soldiers. Ishmael Beah used to be one of them. What is war like through the eyes of a child soldier? How does one become a killer? How does one stop? Child soldiers ha... More

Book Information
PublisherFarrar Straus & Giroux
BindingKindle Edition (43 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages240
Publication Date02/13/2007
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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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