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The green glass sea

Author: Ellen Klages
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Viking, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is 1943, and 11-year-old Dewey Kerrigan is traveling west on a train to live with her scientist father--but no one will tell her exactly where he is. When she reaches Los Alamos, New Mexico, she learns why: he's working on a top secret government program.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Klages
ISBN: 0670061344 9780670061341
OCLC Number: 70710446
Awards: Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2007.
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Target Audience: Ages 9 up.
Description: 321 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ellen Klages.

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It is 1943, and 11-year-old Dewey Kerrigan is traveling west on a train to live with her scientist father--but no one will tell her exactly where he is. When she reaches Los Alamos, New Mexico, she learns why: he's working on a top secret government program.

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