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A Long Walk to Water

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

22 out of 25 people found this review helpful.

Aweso,e book

This book was amazing with a little vilonce in it. Most events in the book did happen. This book is told by two people from diffrent times ( years ) and in the end meet up. This was a GREAT book!!!!! READ IT!!!!!!!!!!!

posted by 5609672 on March 7, 2012

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6 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

I think this book is helpful, because it describe about how Afri

I think this book is helpful, because it describe about how Africa life are shows about the Africa life is very hard. This book can remind people have the compassion, and then the people will help people on Africa. This book is talk about the true story, Nya need walk a...
I think this book is helpful, because it describe about how Africa life are shows about the Africa life is very hard. This book can remind people have the compassion, and then the people will help people on Africa. This book is talk about the true story, Nya need walk all day to get the water from the pound. Salva leave his home to the refugee camp because of war and he have chance to go to the U.S. to get new life. When he find his father still alive, he had make the decision to all Africa people have better life and his biggest problem is water. So he decide build the pond on different village. I think people should go to help people on Africa.
I had learned some from this book, Salva had given me a spirit that is don’t give up, work step by step. This book can also motivate people at the U.S. are from Africa. They will work harder and try harder to try to go back their country help people over there.
In the book, the most impression part to me is the ending, because the two stories become the one. I think people should go to read this book, because should not just stand their own world. They should see different world on different place, and this shows different life styles between America and South Sudan. 
Compare other book I had read, such as: The Alchemist, The Great Gatsby and so on. It is good story, but this book let me feel little boring and the story is so straight, don’t like story as The Alchemist had different feeling change at different part.
I would like to recommend this book to other people who may just only care about themselves; even I don’t like it very much. But it is good story, so I will give 3 starts to this book.

posted by Thu on November 8, 2013

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