Ishmael Beah facts for kids
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Beah in Cologne, Germany on 28 June 2016
23 November 1980
Mogbwemo, Bonthe District, Sierra Leone
|Occupation||author, UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Children Affected by War, human rights activist, former child soldier|
|Notable works||A Long Way Gone
Radiance of Tomorrow
Biyanka Beah (siblings)
Priscillia Kounkou Hoveyda (wife)
Ishmael Beah (born 23 November 1980) is a Sierra Leonean author and human rights activist who rose to fame with his acclaimed memoir, A Long Way Gone. His novel Radiance of Tomorrow was published in January 2014. His most recent novel Little Family was published in April 2020.
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