Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Feb 7, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 160 pages
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A soldier returns home from Iraq forever changed in this poignant and pivotal novel from award-winning authors–one a veteran.

Ben lives a charmed life—effortlessly landing the lead in the high school musical, dating the prettiest girl in school. When he decides to enlist in the army, no one thinks he’ll be in real danger. But his decision has devastating consequences: His convoy gets caught in an explosion, and Ben ends up in a coma for two months. When he wakes up, he doesn’t know where he is—or remember anything about his old life. His family and friends mourn what they see as a loss, but Ben perseveres. And as he triumphs, readers will relate to this timely novel that pairs the action and adventure of the best war stories with the emotional elements of struggle and transformation.

As an underage soldier in WWII, Henry Mazer has firsthand experience of what it means to be a young man in the military.
  

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Review: Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am

User Review  - Melissapalmer404 - Goodreads

Book #22 Read in 2014 Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am by Harry Mazer and Peter Lerangis (YA) I liked Mazer's historical trilogy which started A Boy at War, so I was excited about this book. Like the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Meg S - Goodreads

"Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am" by Harry Mazer was not my type of book that I would normally read. It was just okay for me. Ben Bright's life is perfect. He is a very good actor and singer. He ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
xx
Section 2
xxviii
Section 3
xxxi
Section 4
xxxv
Section 5
xlvii
Section 6
60
Section 7
68
Section 8
85
Section 9
141
Section 10
143
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About the author (2012)

Harry Mazer is the author of many books for young readers, including the Boy at War trilogy, The Wild Kid, The Island Keeper, and Snow Bound. His books have won numerous honors, including a Horn Book honor and an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults citation. He lives in Montpelier, Vermont.

Peter Lerangis
is the author of many books for young readers, including wtf, Smiler’s Bones, the Watchers series, and The Sword Thief and The Viper’s Nest, both in The 39 Clues series. He lives in New York with his wife and two sons.

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