One horrific day in the 1980's, an 11 y/o boy named Salva from Sudan heard an unexpected gun shot while in school.
Hide in a bush
Salva and his family were separated and his terrifying journey begins.
I found my people running away from the war
Uncle, are we going to make it back to our family?
Salva finds his uncle and a large group of refugees cross the Nile River in search for safety in Ethiopia.
6 years later...Salva is now 17 years old and is in a refuge camp. The enemy finds and captures the camp.
By foot all over Africa, Salva goes through a lot of hardships including seeing his Uncle and other boys shot, getting thrown into a lake full of crocodiles along with 1000's of other boys, and having his best friend snatched in the middle of the night by a lion.
5 years later...Salva is now 22 years old and his group of boys make it to a different camp and find out that some people get picked to go to America. Salva eventually gets picked to go to USA