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26-year-old ishmael beah speaks about how at the age of 13 in sierra leone, he became a child soldier after his family was killed and his village destroyed, ishmael was eventually captured by government soldiers who provided him with a chance to avenge the loss of his parents. “in the sky there are always answers and explanations for everything: every pain, every suffering, joy and confusion” ― ishmael beah, a. The paperback of the a long way gone: memoirs of a boy soldier by ishmael beah at barnes & noble free shipping on $25 or more. Dear laura simms, i am doing well, it has been tough but i can push through it my uncle died, we are not sure why, he just got really sick. Beah, ishmael 2007 a long way gone: memoirs of a boy soldier new york: farrar, straus and giroux child soldiers global report 2008 india: child soldiers international, 2008 gettlemen, jeffrey “armed and underage” upfront 4 october 2010: 6–9 “the facts about child soldiers” oup academic report 13 july 2012 transcript youtube. Ishmael beah (born on 23 november 1980) is a sierra leonean author and human rights activist who rose to fame with his acclaimed memoir, a long way gone.