Source:Harper Teen, Volume 1st, New York, NY, p.384 (2008)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PR9199.3 .S835 C49 2008
Keywords:Africa--Fiction, Africa--Juvenile fiction, Blacks--Africa--Fiction, Blacks--Africa--Juvenile fiction, Canadian Library Association YA Canadian Book Award 2009, Civil war--Africa--Fiction, Civil war--Africa--Juvenile fiction, Kidnapping--Fiction, Kidnapping--Juvenile fiction, Orphans--Fiction, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, Young adult fiction
Summary: Chandra Kabelo, a teenaged African girl, must save her younger siblings after they are kidnapped and forced to serve as child soldiers in General Mandiki's rebel army.
Lexile measure 530; ages 12-up; book level 3.5