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Author Kamara, Mariatu.

Title The bite of the mango / by Mariatu Kamara with Susan McClelland.

Imprint [Toronto ; New York] : Annick Press ; Buffalo, NY : Distributed in the U.S.A. by Firefly Books, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  966.404 KAMURA    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Non-Fiction  966.404 Kam    ---  Available
Description 216 p. : maps ; 22 cm.
Indexed In: SLJ Nov 2008
PW 11/17/2008
Kirkus 10/15/2008
Summary The author, who lived in a small rural village in Sierra Leone, recounts how tasting the nectar of a mango gave her the will to live after surviving a brutal attack by heavily armed rebel soldiers and living in a refugee camp.
Study Program AR RL 5.5 8.0 PHS
Subject Kamara, Mariatu.
Sierra Leone -- History -- Civil War, 1991-2002 -- Personal narratives.
Added Author McClelland, Susan.
ISBN 9781554511594

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