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Child Soldier: When Boys and Girls Are Used in War
Michel Chikiwanine (Author), Jessica Lee Humphreys (Author), Claudia Dávila (Illustrator)
Author Michel Chikiwanine recounts his childhood experiences as a five-year-old kidnapped by rebel soldiers in his birth country, the Democratic Republic of Congo. Great for those who have read classic graphic memoirs like Maus and Persepolis, Child Soldier reveals yet another heart-wrenchingly true story about war and its tragic consequences. This graphic novel includes vibrant full-color illustrations and an appendix with further information on the worldwide struggles of underage soldiers.