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Captains of the Sands

Jorge Amado

A Brazilian Lord of the Flies, about a group of boys who live by their wits and daring in the slums of BahiaThey call themselves “Captains of the Sands,” a gang of orphans and runaways who live by their wits and daring in the torrid slums and sleazy back alleys of Bahia. Led by fifteen-year-old “Bullet,” the band—including a crafty liar named “Legl...
Publish Date
2013
June 25
First Published in 1937
Goodreads rating
4.32
ISBN
9780143106357
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