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Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree

By Lucinda Dyer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Unforgettable story of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram.

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This simply told but emotionally intense story about one girl shines a bright light on the plight of untold thousands of other kidnapped women and girls. While Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree may be set in a world far from that of its readers, they'll quickly find they have many things in common with Ya Ta, including anxiety about doing well in school, a first crush, and problems with a best friend.

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