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Son of a gun

Author: Anne De Graaf
Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eight-year-old Liberian Lucky, his ten-year-old sister Nopi, and their schoolmates are kidnapped and forced to become child soldiers, but even after they escape along with some other children and are reunited with their parents, their lives will never be the same. Includes chapter about Liberia.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne De Graaf
ISBN: 9780802854063 0802854060
OCLC Number: 744299211
Language Note: Translated from the Dutch.
Awards: Mildred L. Batchelder Award Honor Book, 2013
Description: 125 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Kind van de oorlog.
Responsibility: Anne de Graaf.

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"Children's Literature" De Graaf uses a steady hand to write a powerful and haunting story. "

 
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