This is where we first meet Salva. He is at school in southern sudan. He is thinking about his family, his chores, and his life in Southern Sudan.
Salva Hears gunshots and his teacher tells them to run. So Salva runs into the forest to escape the fighting between the rebels and government. While he is running he becomes lost.
Salva meets Buksa and the others in that group after the old lady leaves him. The people in the group decide to take Salva in. The takes care of Salva, and they become kind of like his family.
While walking with the group Salva finds a boy that is a lot like himself. They have the same stride, height, and age. They become close friends.
The group is walking through Atout and Salva sees his uncle. Salva is excited that he finally found someone from his family. Salva finds out that his village was attacked,but uncle tells Salva that he will help him find his family.
Salva is picked to go to America. He is boarding a plane to go to America. He is going to have a new family and new life.