Soldier's Heart: A Novel of the Civil War

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Delacorte Press, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 106 pages
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Eager to enlist, fifteen-year-old Charley has a change of heart after experiencing both the physical horrors and mental anguish of Civil War combat.

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Paulsen says that he spent 8 years researching before he quickly wrote this "based on facts and real characters" novel, but it was too succinct for any character development. I'm sure that it's ... Read full review

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Book Review Soldiers Heart “As I saw Massey’s head shot off his shoulders”. That’s how the book Soldiers Heart by Gary Paulsen is written. The book is about hardships and the dangers of the civil war ... Read full review

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Paulsen is the author of more than 100 books, including the critically-acclaimed Nightjohn and Sarny.

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