In the Middle of the Line
Baruch Talbott & Debby Coughlan
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Told from a teenager's point of view, this is the inspiring story of Baruch Talbott, a young orphan who grew up in the crosshairs of the Second Liberian Civil War near the turn of the 21st century. The fast-paced book is arranged in short chapters that capture pivotal moments in Talbott's life, including unspeakable terror that tested his courage and resolve. His challenges continued after he moved to America at the age of nine. Reminiscent of his African heritage, Talbott recited his memories aloud and Debby Coughlan brought them to life with her written interpretation. The heartwarming, sincere account will inspire readers of all ages.
A soulful masterpiece
A journey of a young boy from his days in Liberia to his journey to America is truly a soulful masterpiece . The author and subject poured their heart and soul into this piece and it is clearly one that can't be put down . The spiritual thread that binds this story is so impressionable, you find yourself hanging on every last word . A quick read leaving you wanting more !