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Author: Paul Dowswell
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Every boy dreams of flying, but in war that dream can turn into a nightmare. Harry Friedman is the gunner of the Macey May, an American Flying Fortress stationed in East Anglia. The Second World War is raging and the Nazis have swept over Europe. The crews of every Flying Fortress face terrible odds on their bombing missions. To make it through alive, Harry will need luck on his side and courage. Courage to keep  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Dowswell
ISBN: 9781408858493 1408858495
OCLC Number: 909310884
Description: 1 volume ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Paul Dowswell.

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Every boy dreams of flying, but in war that dream can turn into a nightmare. Harry Friedman is the gunner of the Macey May, an American Flying Fortress stationed in East Anglia. The Second World War is raging and the Nazis have swept over Europe. The crews of every Flying Fortress face terrible odds on their bombing missions. To make it through alive, Harry will need luck on his side and courage. Courage to keep going when he has watched close friends die. Courage to confront a terrible evil. And the courage to make it home from deep behind enemy lines.

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He is a brilliant historical novelist. Dowswell shows us a side of Nazi Germany rarely seen ... a heart-stopping read * Praise for AUSLAENDER: Sunday Telegraph * A superlative, at times almost Read more...

 
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