Foreword Reviews

The Bite of the Mango

2008 INDIES Winner
Silver, Young Adult Nonfiction (Children's)

Twelve-year-old Mariatu Kamara often prayed for new clothes, for a good harvest, or for a nice man to marry when she got older. Then, one day in 1999, the Sierra Leone native prayed for something quite different: “Please let me die quickly. Let it be over quickly. Let my family, if they have... Read More