Soldier boy

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Soldier boy

Hutton, Keely, author.

New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2017.

x, 326 pages ; 22 cm

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Presents the true story of Ricky Anywar who was kidnapped by Joseph Kony and forced to fight as a child soldier in the Ugandan civil war. Details his life as a soldier, his struggles to escape, and as an adult, working to rehabilitate other former child soldiers. In alternating chapters, the author presents a fictional story about a young boy named Samuel, also a child soldier, and how he faces the horror of war.

Reading Counts: Level 5.6 / 18.0 Points / 72372.

Lexile: 860L

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ISBN:

9780374305635

LC Call No:

PZ7.1.H913 Sol 2017

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Hutton, Keely, author.

Title:

Soldier boy / Keely Hutton ; afterword by Ricky Richard Anywar.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

x, 326 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist Starred Reviews, 4/15/2017

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 4/2018

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly Starred, 5/1/2017

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal Starred, 6/2017

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates, 6/2017

Summary:

Presents the true story of Ricky Anywar who was kidnapped by Joseph Kony and forced to fight as a child soldier in the Ugandan civil war. Details his life as a soldier, his struggles to escape, and as an adult, working to rehabilitate other former child soldiers. In alternating chapters, the author presents a fictional story about a young boy named Samuel, also a child soldier, and how he faces the horror of war.

Target Audience:

5.6.

Target Audience:

8-12.

Target Audience:

860 Lexile.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 5.6 18.0 72372.

Subject:

Anywar, Ricky Richard--Fiction.

Subject:

Soldiers--Fiction.

Subject:

Biographical fiction.

Link:

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