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“Disturbing and visceral...Jal tells his story in spare, direct, and searing prose that leaves nothing to the imagination and offers a close-up view of the damage done to the psyches of children turned into warriors.” ―Library Journal
“Frank, unsparing...[A] searing portrait of a war-torn youth turned community advocate and role model.” ―Kirkus Reviews
“Powerful...[an] intense personal story.” ―Booklist
“There's no glamour here, no pitched battles, only unimaginable misery... Utterly grounded, specific and real... You'll come away from this book loving Emmanuel Jal.” ―Washington Post
“Fast-paced...stark...a provocative challenge.” ―The New York Times
This is a true story about a Sudanese boy who willingly became a child soldier to get revenge on Arabs, who had destroyed his village and family. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Nancy Laronda Johnson
The book was as described and it was shipped quickly. It was exactly what I needed.Published 3 months ago by Dougsmom98
I read this book after watching "The Good Lie." I became more and more interested in the war in Sudan. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Kristen M. Selmeyer
I would recommend this book to anyone!!! Whether you are interested in the topic of child soldiers or not, this is a book that will make you want to read more about the topic. Read morePublished 15 months ago by C.T.Brown
If you like the book ,"A Long Way Gone", this is similar in that in being a well-written memoir. If you have a heart for Africa.. Read morePublished 20 months ago by AS