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Incident at Badamya
Incident at Badamya
Author: Dorothy Gilman
After Gen Ferris's missionary father commits suicide in 1950, it is up to her to get out of Burma alone. She has one hundred dollars in her knapsack, a slingshot, a magical Burmese puppet, and the New York City address of an aunt she doesn't know. But Gen is captured by Red Chinese forces and imprisoned with six other lost travelers. She vows to...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780449217214
ISBN-10: 0449217213
Publication Date: 2/28/1990
Pages: 224
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.

3.9 stars, based on 41 ratings
Publisher: Fawcett
Book Type: Paperback
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I am not sure what I expected out of this book, but I wasn't enthralled with this story. It sort of started partway into a life and then you "live" the incident and then are left hanging a bit at the end.
A bit slow paced and not a terribly satisfying ending for me.