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    I knew about a movie titled The Killing Fields for years but never knew that the movie was about one of the world's worst genocidal atrocities This past summer I spent some time in both Siem Reap and Phnom Penh Cambodia during a month long backpacking trip through Southeast Asia We went to the Killing Fields at the Choeung Ek Genocidal Center and I walked around in a stunned silence as I listened to the audioguide in my ear describe what I

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    general piece of advice to anyone who approaches the blank box with the intention of writing a pleasing to the eye

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    Personally I think the Cambodian Genocide is an event that needs to be taught in schools in North America not to scare kids but to show them how some people survived beat the odds and lived to share their story of this frightening

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    Part audiobook via overdrive app part paperback “You show you care you dieYou show you fear you dieYou show nothing maybe you live” “Long time I been on my own but now really I'm alone I survive the killing the starving all the hate of the Khmer Rouge but I think maybe now I will die of this of broken heart”“All the time you fighting you think only of how to survive All the time you survive you wonder why you don’t die But now

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    As was true with her National Book Award finalist Sold Patricia McCormick uses her fiction writing skills and her journalistic writing ability to share a child victim's harrowing tale In this case it is Arn Chorn Pond survivor of the Khmer Roug

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    The rich they chase you if you steal their thiNgs Poor people they the one who share All the old clothes our old lifE one big pile is

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    I I really don't know how to review this Or rate it Will need to give it some thought

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    This story was heart breaking It is based on a true story of a little boy who managed to survive the 1970's genocide in Cambodia many members of his family were not so lucky He learned harsh life lessons and used that knowledge to get him through some horrific trials The author is a journalist I thought that telling this story from the POV of a child was brilliant even though it took me a bit of time to get us

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    Can't say that this was an easy read due to the horrific subject matter but it was a uick read and hard to put down It's uite hard to get used to to start with as it's written from a child's point of view and in pidgin English but the subject matter is extremely gruesome throughout It's based on a true story of a survivor of what happened in

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This National Book Award nominee from two time finalist Patricia McCormick is the unforgettable story of Arn Chorn Pond who defied the odds to survive the Cambodian genocide of 1975 1979 and the labor camps of the Khmer RougeBased on the true story of Cambodian advocate Arn Chorn Pond and authentically told from his point of view as a young boy this is an achingly raw and powerful historical no. I knew about a movie titled The Killing Fields for years but never knew that the movie was about one of the world s worst genocidal atrocities This past summer I spent some time in both Siem Reap and Phnom Penh Cambodia during a month long backpacking trip through Southeast Asia We went to the Killing Fields at the Choeung Ek Genocidal Center and I walked around in a stunned silence as I listened to the audioguide in my ear describe what I was looking at The Killing Tree where the Khmer Rouge slammed babies head first against its trunk before throwing them in a ditch enormous ditches that marked mass graves of almost 9000 people at that one site how bone fragments and shreds of cloth still surface after the rainy season and a Buddhist stupa memorial filled with human skulls many of which have marks of being assaulted by an ax Never in my life have I felt like of an ignorant American How did I never learn about such recent history 1975 1979people are just NOW being brought to trial for their involvement in school The whole experience was so incomprehensible this is actually my first attempt to put any of it into words So when I heard about this new YA novel based on the true survival story of Arn Chorn Pond a few months after I got home I couldn t wait to get my hands on a copy in hopes of better understanding what I saw and learned about at Choeung EkIt s hard not to give this book 5 stars even though it was really hard to read I wanted to cry or throw up after reading practically every page and it s the first book I ve read where I actually found myself uestioning whether the material is appropriate for a young adult audience Then I freuently reminded myself that this is for the most part Arn s story This is what he really lived through in his attempt to survive the Khmer Rouge through his musical ingenious and pure luck And everyone young and old should read his story so we can better understand what human beings are capable of what they can survive and how we need to prevent history like this from ever repeating itself History Lovers Cookbook of Arn Chorn Pond who defied the michael-lange-river odds to survive the Cambodian genocide The Count Of Monte Cristo of the Khmer RougeBased Divorce Amp Remarriage of Cambodian advocate Arn Chorn Pond and authentically told from his point 5 Elementos Tomo 1 of view as a young boy this is an achingly raw and powerful historical no. 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Zing sun he sees the other children dying before his eyes One day the soldiers ask if any of the kids can play an instrument Arn's never played a note in his life but he volunteersThis decision will save his life but it will pull him into the very center of what we know today as the Killing Fields And just as the country is about to be liberated Arn is handed a gun and forced to become a soldie. This story was heart breaking It is based on a true story of a little boy who managed to survive the 1970 s genocide in Cambodia many members of his family were not so lucky He learned harsh life lessons and used that knowledge to get him through some horrific trials The author is a journalist I thought that telling this story from the POV of a child was brilliant even though it took me a bit of time to get used to the choppy pigeon English My thought is that maybe the pigeon English wasn t necessary This still could have been told through the eyes of a child without that The child POV was still brilliant though because it masked some of the horror he had to live Well maybe not masked because it was plain to see that these events were truly horrific but maybe the word cushioned might be accurate As painful as this was it was worth the read A Matter For Men War Against The Chtorr 1 of what we know today as the Killing Fields And just as the country is about to be liberated Arn is handed a gun and forced to become a soldie. This story was heart breaking It is based le-choix-de-la-d-eacute-faite-les-eacute-lites-fran-ccedil-aises-dans-les-ann-eacute-es-1930 on a true story The Hearts Victory of a little boy who managed to survive the 1970 s genocide in Cambodia many members Scriptores Aethiopici Vol 20 of his family were not so lucky He learned harsh life lessons and used that knowledge to get him through some horrific trials The author is a journalist I thought that telling this story from the POV Gajah Mada Gajah Mada 2 of a child was brilliant even though it took me a bit of time to get used to the choppy pigeon English My thought is that maybe the pigeon English wasn t necessary This still could have been told through the eyes Souvenir of a child without that The child POV was still brilliant though because it masked some Twelfth Night Or What You Will of the horror he had to live Well maybe not masked because it was plain to see that these events were truly horrific but maybe the word cushioned might be accurate As painful as this was it was worth the read

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Vel about a child of war who becomes a man of peace It includes an author's note and acknowledgments from Arn Chorn Pond himselfWhen soldiers arrive in his hometown Arn is just a normal little boy But after the soldiers march the entire population into the countryside his life is changed foreverArn is separated from his family and assigned to a labor camp working in the rice paddies under a bla. Part audiobook via overdrive app part paperback You show you care you dieYou show you fear you dieYou show nothing maybe you live Long time I been on my own but now really I m alone I survive the killing the starving all the hate of the Khmer Rouge but I think maybe now I will die of this of broken heart All the time you fighting you think only of how to survive All the time you survive you wonder why you don t die But now my life can be something different Now in America I don t have to fight I don t have to survive I can chose a new thing to live An important story to tell but the way she chose tell it made it hard to get into the story sometimes I felt kept at a distance during some things that should have had me feeling for Arn and what him and the others were going throughNot that I had a stone heart throughout all this I just wasn t as invested as I wanted to be I seem to be in the minority here and that s okay we all don t love the same things after all would still recommend You may feel differently about it