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Ishmael beah’s best-selling memoir, a long way gone, tells the terrible story of his life as a child soldier in war-torn sierra leone. Ishmael beah, born in sierra leone, west africa time magazine named the book as one of the top 10 nonfiction books of 2007, ranking at number 3. It’s not every former child soldier who has a memoir on the new york times bestseller list or has the washington post’s reviewer declare that, “everyone in the world should read this book” ishmael beah’s a long way gone is a phenomenon, selling 15 million copies and even being offered. Child soldier: 'god was looking out for me' instead of losing faith ishmael beah, now 26, lived with his family in sierra leone until 1991.Download