From School Library Journal
Gr 7-9–In alternating narratives full of searing detail, siblings Lucky and Nopi describe being kidnapped at ages 8 and 10 and forced to become warriors (and deafened Nopi a child wife) before the Liberian Civil Wars wind down and they can make their separate ways home. An informational appendix adds context.α(c) Copyright 2013. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.
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Anne de Graaf is an award-winning author with over 5 million books sold worldwide. She has written more than 80 children's books, and her work has been translated into over 50 languages. A graduate of Stanford University, Anne has lived in the Netherlands