A twelve-year-old boy learns about death and the conflicts that grip his Central American country when he’s pressed into military service and trained as a soldier.
- ISBN: 9780395669556
- Author: Moeri, Louise
- Published: 1993, Houghton Mifflin
- Themes: Central America, contemporary issues, freedom, guerilla force, Loyalty, military, patriotism, political tumoil, revolutionary forces, War
- Descriptors: Historical Fiction, Latin America, Young Adult (ages 14-18)
- No. of pages: 208