This is a work o ction. Names, characters,places, and incidents either are the product o the author’s imagination or are used ctitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons, living ordead, events, or locales is entirely coincidental.Copyright © 2012 by Shani Boianjiu All rights reserved.Published in the United States by Hogarth,an imprint o the Crown Publishing Group,a division o Random House, Inc., New York.www.crownpublishing.comHOGARTH is a trademark o the Random HouseGroup Limited, and the H colophon is a trademark o Random House, Inc.Library o Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataBoianjiu, Shani, 1987–The people o orever are not araid : a novel / Shani Boianjiu.—1st ed.p. cm.1. Military education—Israel—Fiction. 2. Womensoldiers—Israel—Fiction. 3. Coming o age—Fiction.
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