The Orange Grove
By Larry Tremblay, and and, Sheila Fischman
War takes no prisoners. It involves everyone – even children. Twin brothers, Amed and Aziz, live in the peaceful shade of their family’s orange grove. But when a bomb kills the boys’ grandparents, they become pawns in their country’s civil war.Tweet
Still reeling from reading this extremely powerful novel. War involves everyone, including children, and this harrowing story feels like a punch in the gut.