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Crossing stones

Author: Helen Frost
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In their own voices, four young people, Muriel, Frank, Emma, and Ollie, tell of their experiences during the first World War, as the boys enlist and are sent overseas, Emma finishes school, and Muriel fights for peace and women's suffrage.
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Genre/Form: Novels in verse
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult fiction
War stories
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Frost
ISBN: 9780374316532 0374316538
OCLC Number: 232921638
Notes: "Frances Foster Books."
Target Audience: 012-up.; Young Adult.; 820
Description: 184 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Contents --
My Mind Meanders Like the Creek April, 1917 4 --
Fragrance of Lilacs, Sweet Scent of Skunk May, 1917 14 --
Circles for the Crossing Stones June, 1917 29 --
Conversation through a Thick Curtain July, 1917 41 --
Like a Rain-Soaked Wool Jacket August, 1917 57 --
A Few Eggs, Five Peaches, All the Peas September, 1917 62 --
White Shirt Crumpled in the Mud October, 1917 96 --
A Sharp Yes-and-No Shoots Through Me November, 1917 110 --
Bluebird Stitched in Such Detail December, 1917 162 --
I Step Onto the Train January, 1918 174 --
Epilogue 176 --
Notes on Form 179 --
Acknowledgments 180.
Responsibility: Helen Frost.
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In their own voices, four young people, Muriel, Frank, Emma, and Ollie, tell of their experiences during the first World War, as the boys enlist and are sent overseas, Emma finishes school, and Muriel fights for peace and women's suffrage.

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