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When mariatu got captured by the rebels, the rebels tied her hands with the ropes they forced mariatu to watch people get killed and burned alive. Read the bite of the mango by mariatu kamara and susan mcclelland by mariatu kamara, susan mcclelland for free with a 30 day free trial read ebook on the web, ipad, iphone and android.
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