Death Coming Up the Hill
Pages no: 208
Edition language: English
Y/A Novel In Verse/ 1968 U.S.This is the story of one country and one boy's life in the year of 1968 when the U.S. was involved in Vietnam and each week the death count rose. Ashe's parents are polar opposites mimicking the conflict in the U.S. about war, race relations and politics
There’s a war going on in Vietnam and also one in Ashe’s house. Both wars are leaving a line of destruction, tearing apart lives, creating wounds that will take years to heal and unfortunately for Ashe, he feels the effect from both of these battles. Being seventeen and an only child, doesn’t mean h...