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Latest addition to the database:

War Brothers: The Graphic Novel
  • Annotation:
    • Based on accounts from child soldiers, this work of fiction depicts Jacob, a 14-year-old Ugandan who is sent away to a boys' school. He is confident that he and his friends will be safe in the guarded school but they are abducted in the night by the Lord's Resistance Army. Thrown into a brutal war and facing the unthinkable, Jacob and his friends must survive and learn to live with their experiences.
  • Creator:
    • Illustrator - Daniel Lafrance
  • Publication Information:
    • Annick Press, Toronto, Canada, 2013
  • Color or Black & White:
    • Color
  • Genre:
    • Historical Fiction
  • Bibliography Available:
    • No
  • Original Language
    • English
  • Historical Topic/Event
    • Uganda--Lord''s Resistance Army
  • Geographic Setting
    • Uganda
  • Date Range
    • 2002 - 2012
  • Tags
    • Child soldiers, kidnapping, Uganda, Lord's Resistance Army, abduction, war, Joseph Kony
  • Notes:

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