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Author: Deborah Wiles
Publisher: New York, NY : Scholastic Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Franny Chapman just wants some peace. But that's hard to get when her best friend is feuding with her, her sister has disappeared, and her uncle is fighting an old war in his head. Her saintly younger brother is no help, and the cute boy across the street only complicates things. Worst of all, everyone is walking around just waiting for a bomb to fall. It's 1962, and it seems the whole country is living in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Wiles
ISBN: 9780545106054 0545106052 9780545106061 0545106060
OCLC Number: 457149657
Awards: Booklist Editors' Choice Books for Youth, 2010.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
Target Audience: 800
Description: 377 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Deborah Wiles.
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"Franny Chapman just wants some peace. But that's hard to get when her best friend is feuding with her, her sister has disappeared, and her uncle is fighting an old war in his head. Her saintly younger brother is no help, and the cute boy across the street only complicates things. Worst of all, everyone is walking around just waiting for a bomb to fall. It's 1962, and it seems the whole country is living in fear."--Dust jacket flap.

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