By Susan Kuklin

In December of 1994, twelve-year-old Iqbal Masih was once venerated as a hero. simply years past, he have been a slave, condemned to a life of bonded hard work in a Pakistani carpet manufacturing facility. And 5 months later, he was once useless, murdered in his native land. notwithstanding he's long past, his activities encouraged a global crusade of middle-school scholars and adults that's assisting to unfastened and to teach millions of kid workers. here's the robust tale of Iqbal's lifestyles and dying, and of the stream that maintains the fight opposed to baby hard work this present day.

This booklet does greater than recount Iqbal's personal remarkable odyssey. either sobering and encouraging, it indicates how we're all implicated within the worldwide perform of kid hard work, and the way we will be able to all interact to finish it.

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