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Review: Bamboo People by Mitali Perkins

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Bamboo People by Mitali Perkins. Charlesbridge. 2010. Reviewed from ARC from publisher. The Plot: Present day Burma. Chiko, fifteen and bookish, responds to an ad for teachers and discovers it’s a scam by the military to force teenage boys into the army. Making it even worse is that his father was arrested four months ago [...]