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SLIES is a historically based, coming of age, adventure novel. It is the story of an American girl who goes to war-torn El Salvador hoping to help war victims.
SLIES is a historically based, coming of age, adventure novel. It is the story of an American girl who goes to war-torn El Salvador hoping to help war victims.
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