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LOST GIRL FOUND

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Bassoff
Author's First Name: 
Leah
Second Author's First Name: 
Laura
Second Author's Last Name: 
DeLuca
Publisher: 
Groundwood
Publication Date: 
2014

Poni, one of the Lost Girls of the Sudan, flees her bombed out village for a refugee camp as others die around her, then must flee the camp or face a forced marriage. She finds shelter and a chance for education in a Nairobi convent. All royalties from this title donated to Africare.org.

 

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POSITIVE COMMENTS

  • Always wondered what happened to the Moms and girls.
  • Character of Poni is so developed.
  • Talks about difficult subjects like rape but appropriately for a 10-14 year old audience.

CONCERNS

  • None stated.
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  • Needs more readers for discussion.