By Patricia McCormick
While inner most Matt Duffy wakes up in a military health facility in Iraq, he's venerated with a pink center. yet he doesn't believe like a hero.
There's a reminiscence that haunts him: a picture of a tender Iraqi boy as a bullet hits his chest. Matt can't shake the sensation that he was once by some means interested in his loss of life. yet due to a head harm he sustained simply moments after the boy used to be shot, Matt can't really placed every little thing together.
Eventually Matt is shipped again into wrestle together with his squad—Justin, Wolf, and Charlene—the squaddies who've turn into his relations in the course of his time in Iraq. He simply desires to return to being the soldier he as soon as was once. yet he sees strength threats in all places and lives in worry of no longer with the ability to pull the set off whilst the time comes. In strive against there's no black-and-white, and Matt quickly discovers that the proposal of who's in charge is especially complex indeed.
National ebook Award Finalist Patricia McCormick has written a visceral and compelling portrait of existence in a warfare sector, the place loyalty is valued notably, and loss of life is terrifyingly common.