Becoming a Warrior

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In Africa, every young boy passes into manhood by proving he is a brave warrior. Sakeluk is only 12 years old but it is time for him to begin his training. His first test is sleeping alone by the fire. As he huddles by the fire, listening to the night sounds, he recalls his own father's bravery as a young man when he saved their village from a marauding lion.

Becoming a Warrior is the first book in the Beautiful Africa series. The allure of Africa calls us all. The Beautiful ...

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Overview

In Africa, every young boy passes into manhood by proving he is a brave warrior. Sakeluk is only 12 years old but it is time for him to begin his training. His first test is sleeping alone by the fire. As he huddles by the fire, listening to the night sounds, he recalls his own father's bravery as a young man when he saved their village from a marauding lion.

Becoming a Warrior is the first book in the Beautiful Africa series. The allure of Africa calls us all. The Beautiful Africa series mixes the simplicity of the people, with the complexity of the various cultures, while maintaining the authenticity of the harsh reality of life in Africa. It reminds us all of our deepest roots as human beings.

Ms. Lehan and Mr. Ngo love sharing their fascination with Africa, particularly with children.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781466242807
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Publication date: 9/10/2011
  • Pages: 40
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Ms. Lehan is the author of Save Yourself! The Plain Truth (2007). She has worked as a marketing researcher, college instructor, swim coach and event planner. Today she speaks, writes and coaches others in finding their purpose using biblical principles. She lives in Houston, Texas.

Mr. Ngo was born in Vietnam and escaped to France during the height of the Vietnam War. In Paris, he attended the internationally renowned École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts. He lived 24 years in North and West Africa, and has art clients in the U.S., France, Switzerland, Morocco and West Africa. He lives with his wife in Allen, Texas.

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