A Long Way Gone

Author: Ishmael Beah
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 9780374706524
Size: 64.99 MB
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By thirteen, he'd been picked up by the government army, and Beah, at heart a gentle boy, found that he was capable of truly terrible acts. This is a rare and mesmerizing account, told with real literary force and heartbreaking honesty.

Long Way Gone

Author: Charles Martin
Publisher: HarperCollins Christian Publishing
ISBN: 0718084721
Size: 59.15 MB
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A radical retelling of the prodigal son story, Long Way Gone takes us from tent revivals to the Ryman Auditorium to the tender relationship between a broken man and the father who never stopped calling him home.

Radiance Of Tomorrow

Author: Ishmael Beah
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 0374709432
Size: 13.40 MB
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At the center of Radiance of Tomorrow are Benjamin and Bockarie, two longtime friends who return to their hometown, Imperi, after the civil war. The village is in ruins, the ground covered in bones.

Lion A Long Way Home Young Readers Edition

Author: Saroo Brierley
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1743772173
Size: 64.47 MB
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Then he set off on a journey back to India to see if he could find his mother. This inspirational true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds is now a major motion picture starring Dev Patel, David Wenham and Nicole Kidman.

A Good Long Way

Author: René Saldaña
Publisher: Arte Publico Press
ISBN: 1611920019
Size: 74.97 MB
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This affecting novel follows the troubled lives of three teens in deep South Texas

Child Soldiers In Africa

Author: Alcinda Honwana
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812204778
Size: 70.63 MB
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In Child Soldiers in Africa, Alcinda Honwana draws on her firsthand experience with children of Angola and Mozambique, as well as her study of the phenomenon for the United Nations and the Social Science Research Council, to shed light on ...

A Long Way From Chicago

Author: Richard Peck
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101664363
Size: 75.30 MB
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Remarkable and fine." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review A Newbery Honor Book A National Book Award Finalist An ALA Notable Book An ALA Best Book for Young Adults From the Trade Paperback edition.

A Long Long Way

Author: Sebastian Barry
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571266835
Size: 17.81 MB
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A possessed, powerful novel.' Frank McGuinness 'This is Sebastian Barry's song of innocence and experience, composed with poetic grace and an eye, both unflinching and tender, for savage detail and moments of pure beauty.

A Long Way Down

Author: Nick Hornby
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141905778
Size: 78.55 MB
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Narrated in turns by a dowdy, middle-aged woman, a half-crazed adolescent, a disgraced breakfast TV presenter and an American rock star cum pizza delivery boy, A Long Way Down is the story of the Toppers House Four, aka Maureen, Jess, ...

War Child

Author: Emmanuel Jal
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1429918756
Size: 13.39 MB
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In the mid-1980s, Emmanuel Jal was a seven year old Sudanese boy, living in a small village with his parents, aunts, uncles, and siblings.