Author Name: Francis Mandewah
Illustrator Name: Francis Mandewah
Book Synopsis: An impoverished African boy from the region made famous by Hollywood film “Blood Diamond” is befriended by an American pilot who was employed to fly boxes of diamonds in Sierra Leone 2 decades before rebel war. This friendship changed boy’s life, took the boy to America.
Author Bio: Francis Mandewah received his Masters degree in Public Administration from American International College in Springfield, Massachusetts, in 1991. He has 14 years experience as probation agent with Wisconsin Department Corrections. He’s a member of Blessed Teresa of Calcutta parish in Ferguson, Missouri, where he currently resides, works at correctional facility.
Publisher Name: Telemachus Press
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