By Dorit Sasson
2016 subsequent new release Indie booklet awards - finalist
2016 united states most sensible ebook Awards - finalist within the memoir category
At age nineteen, Dorit Sasson, a twin American-Israeli citizen, used to be attempting to make the established order paintings as a school student—until she discovered that if she didn’t distance herself from her neurotic, worrywart of a mom, she could turn into similar to her.
Accidental Soldier: A Memoir of carrier and Sacrifice within the Israel security Forces is Sasson’s tale of the way she dropped out of faculty and volunteered for the Israel safeguard Forces as a way to switch her life—and how, in stepping out of her convenience sector and right into a warfare area, she found braveness and religion she didn’t be aware of she used to be able of.
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