He Was like my Shadow

This is a moving, heartbreaking and genuine story that allows the reader to immerse into the bowels of the war in Colombia through the skin of children who become teenagers in the intricate jungle, under the order of the guerrilla. However, over the painful and hard situations, beauty always appears.

Data sheet
Category: Children’s and Young Adult Literature
ISBN: 978-958-773-561-1
Publication date: 06/01/2015
Extent: 56 pp.
Format: 21 x 27 cm

Author´s biography

Pilar Lozano (Bogotá, 1951). Journalist, reading promoter and writer of children’s and young adult books. For more than twenty years she worked as an independent reporter for El País newspaper (Spain). She has published around twenty books like. Colombia, mi abuelo y yo and Así vivo yo. This is her first young adult novel.