Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers

Summary: Robin Perry, from Harlem, is sent to Iraq in 2003 as a member of the Civilian Affairs Battalion, and his time there profoundly changes him. 290 p., Scholastic Press.

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1 Comment

  1. I didn’t read the entire book, but my reason why is a testament to its strength. I stopped reading because I couldn’t handle such a powerful Iraq war story with a brother overseas and in the fight. I highly recommend it to those who enjoy war stories, but don’t see it as an award winner.

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