Book Report On A Long Way Gone By Ishmael Beah

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A Long Way Gone. Ishmael Beah. New York: Sarah Crichton, 2007. 218 pages.

A Long Way Gone is a great book to read and it 's easy to emotionally connect to the events. It helps understand how luck we are, that we don 't have to go through that tragic situation. The theme that the book discusses the most is hope. The book is set in 1993-1997 in Sierra Leone. Ishmael Beah goes through many tragic events as a twelve year old. He witness his families death, but still, he thrives to keep going; he didn 't give in to the people that gave up even though he was on his own. Later on in the book Ishmael is forced into the military; he sees and does thing a child should never experience in their entire life. The ending of the book is both

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