When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, 11-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan. By a Newbery Medal-winning author.
- Author : Linda Sue Park
- Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
- Pages : 121 pages
- ISBN : 0547251270
- Release : 07 December 2021
- Rating : 3.5/5 from 57 reviews