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TAMBA, Child Soldier
TAMBA, Child Soldier

TAMBA, Child Soldier


112 Pages, 8.5 x 11

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $24.99 (US $24.99) (CA $33.99)

Publication Date: October 2019

ISBN 9781681122366

Rights: WOR X UK

NBM Publishing (Oct 2019)

Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: October 2019


A compelling first-person rendition of a kid's experience being forced into war and the accusations he faces in the aftermath

"My name is Tamba Cisso. When I was eight years old, I lived in the village with my father, my mother and my sister. I went to school and had learned to read. I knew there was war in my country, but I didn't know that children could wage it." Providing a testimonial to one of the most heart-wrenching and chilling developments in modern warfare, this graphic novel chronicles the realities of hundreds of thousands across the world, kidnapped and forced to commit atrocities.

Author Biography

Marion Achard is a French writer and circus performer. She co-founded a touring circus where she performs as acrobat and juggler. She has also written children's books. This is her first graphic novel. Yan Degruel is a French artist who has published many graphic novels for kids including adaptations of Rudyard Kipling.