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Mar 29, 2008 Jennifer rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: military families, anyone who wants to know the real cost of war
This book gives a realistic picture of the aftermath of deployment on the solider and the family. However, if you are looking for a book to tell you that everything will be back to normal and everything will be happily ever after, don't read this book. It is a good portrait of how the solider is forever changed by the effects of war, and how these changes wreck havoc on their relationships with friends and family. No one is ever the same after experiencing deployment, and this book gives you an ...more