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Sunrise Over Fallujah

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MYERS, Walter Dean
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The incidents described in the book make up a very harrowing and realistic picture of a war that both sides failed to understand. Myers succeeds not only in showing the suffering on both sides but also the bewilderment.


  • WINNER Publishers’ Weekly Best Book of the Year, Children’s Fiction


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