The Boy Who Runs

The Boy Who Runs

The Odyssey of Julius Achon

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Random House, Inc.
In the tradition of Uzodinma Iweala’s Beasts of No Nation by way of Christopher McDougall’s Born to Run, this is the inspirational true story of the Ugandan boy soldier who became a world-renowned runner, then found his calling as director of a world-renowned African children’s charity.

Baker & Taylor
Describes the life of world-class Ugandan runner, Julius Achon, who was kidnapped by the Lord's Resistance Army as a 12-year-old and forced into fighting and being a soldier, before escaping and discovering his talent for running.

Baker
& Taylor

Describes the life of world-class Ugandan runner Julius Achon, who was kidnapped by the Lord's Resistance Army as a twelve-year-old and forced into fighting and being a soldier, before escaping and discovering his talent for running.

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, c2016
ISBN: 9780553392159
Branch Call Number: 796.42092 BRA
Characteristics: xvi, 248 p., [16] p. of plates :,col. ill. ;,25 cm.

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