skip to content
Front lines Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Front lines

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: New York, NY : Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
1942. World War II. The most terrible war in human history. Millions are dead; millions more are still to die. The Nazis rampage across Europe and eye far-off America. The green, untested American army is going up against the greatest fighting force ever assembled -- the armed forces of Nazi Germany. But something has changed. A court decision makes females subject to the draft and eligible for service. So in this  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
War stories
Alternative histories (Fiction)
War fiction
Alternative histories
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Grant
ISBN: 9780062342157 0062342150 9780062342164 0062342169
OCLC Number: 908628650
Notes: "She's fighting for her country"--Cover.
Description: xv, 548 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Michael Grant.
More information:

Abstract:

1942. World War II. The most terrible war in human history. Millions are dead; millions more are still to die. The Nazis rampage across Europe and eye far-off America. The green, untested American army is going up against the greatest fighting force ever assembled -- the armed forces of Nazi Germany. But something has changed. A court decision makes females subject to the draft and eligible for service. So in this World War II, women and girls fight, too. As the fate of the world hangs in the balance, three girls sign up to fight. Rio Richlin, Frangie Marr, and Rainy Schulterman are average girls, girls with dreams and aspirations, at the start of their lives, at the start of their loves. Each has her own reasons for volunteering. Not one expects to see actual combat. Not one expects to be on the front lines. Rio, Frangie, and Rainy will play their parts in the war to defeat evil and save the human race. They will fear and they will rage; they will suffer and they will inflict suffering; they will hate and they will love. They will fight the greatest war the world has ever known.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/908628650> # Front lines
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "908628650" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: shs" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/nazis> ; # Nazis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Event/1939_1945> ; # 1939-1945
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/sexism> ; # Sexism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/racism_united_states> ; # Racism--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/alternative_histories_fiction> ; # Alternative histories (Fiction)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/youth_and_war> ; # Youth and war
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/world_war_1939_1945> ; # World War, 1939-1945
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/women_in_war> ; # Women in war
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/women_in_combat> ; # Women in combat
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/discrimination_in_the_military> ; # Discrimination in the military
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/antisemitism> ; # Antisemitism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/new_list_20160229> ; # New List 20160229
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/women_soldiers> ; # Women soldiers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/marr_frangie_fictitious_character> ; # Marr, Frangie (Fictitious character)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/sexism_united_states> ; # Sexism--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Meeting/world_war_1939_1945> ; # World War (1939-1945)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/racism> ; # Racism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/richlin_rio_fictitious_character> ; # Richlin, Rio (Fictitious character)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/schulterman_rainy_fictitious_character> ; # Schulterman, Rainy (Fictitious character)
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Person/grant_michael_1954> ; # Michael Grant
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2016" ;
    schema:datePublished "2016" ;
    schema:description "1942. World War II. The most terrible war in human history. Millions are dead; millions more are still to die. The Nazis rampage across Europe and eye far-off America. The green, untested American army is going up against the greatest fighting force ever assembled -- the armed forces of Nazi Germany. But something has changed. A court decision makes females subject to the draft and eligible for service. So in this World War II, women and girls fight, too. As the fate of the world hangs in the balance, three girls sign up to fight. Rio Richlin, Frangie Marr, and Rainy Schulterman are average girls, girls with dreams and aspirations, at the start of their lives, at the start of their loves. Each has her own reasons for volunteering. Not one expects to see actual combat. Not one expects to be on the front lines. Rio, Frangie, and Rainy will play their parts in the war to defeat evil and save the human race. They will fear and they will rage; they will suffer and they will inflict suffering; they will hate and they will love. They will fight the greatest war the world has ever known."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4203100909> ;
    schema:genre "Young adult fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Alternative histories (Fiction)"@en ;
    schema:genre "Alternative histories"@en ;
    schema:genre "War stories"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "War fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Series/soldier_girl> ; # Soldier girl ;
    schema:name "Front lines"@en ;
    schema:productID "908628650" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062342157> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062342164> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/908628650> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Meeting/world_war_1939_1945> # World War (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "World War (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Person/grant_michael_1954> # Michael Grant
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1954" ;
    schema:familyName "Grant" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Grant" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/alternative_histories_fiction> # Alternative histories (Fiction)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Alternative histories (Fiction)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/discrimination_in_the_military> # Discrimination in the military
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Discrimination in the military"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/marr_frangie_fictitious_character> # Marr, Frangie (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Marr, Frangie (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/new_list_20160229> # New List 20160229
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "New List 20160229"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/racism_united_states> # Racism--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Racism--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/richlin_rio_fictitious_character> # Richlin, Rio (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Richlin, Rio (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/schulterman_rainy_fictitious_character> # Schulterman, Rainy (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Schulterman, Rainy (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/sexism_united_states> # Sexism--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sexism--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4203100909#Topic/world_war_1939_1945> # World War, 1939-1945
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "World War, 1939-1945"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062342157>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0062342150" ;
    schema:isbn "9780062342157" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780062342164>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0062342169" ;
    schema:isbn "9780062342164" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.