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Shattered : stories of children and war

Author: Jennifer Armstrong
Publisher: New York : Knopf, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Stories explore the ways in which children are affected by war, from two Native American soldiers fighting in the Civil War, to an Afghan girl whose village is destroyed by the Soviets.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile materials
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shattered.
New York : Knopf, ©2002
(OCoLC)606933050
Online version:
Shattered.
New York : Knopf, ©2002
(OCoLC)608619783
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Armstrong
ISBN: 0375811125 9780375811128 037591112X 9780375911125
OCLC Number: 45861751
Description: 166 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Second day / Ibtisam Barakat --
Shattered / Marilyn Singer --
Bad day for baseball / Graham Salisbury --
I'll see you when this war is over / M.E. Kerr --
Golpe de Estado / Dian Curtis Regan --
Snap, crackle, pop / Lois Metzger --
Things happen / Lisa Rowe Fraustino --
Faizabad harvest, 1980 / Suzanne Fisher Staples --
Sounds of thunder / Joseph Bruchac --
Witness / Jennifer Armstrong --
War is swell / David Lubar --
Hope / Gloria D. Miklowitz.
Responsibility: edited by Jennifer Armstrong.

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Stories explore the ways in which children are affected by war, from two Native American soldiers fighting in the Civil War, to an Afghan girl whose village is destroyed by the Soviets.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-09-21) Good Permalink

     Twelve different authors tell stories from a child's perspective in the midst of war.  Many major historical marking/ history making wars are included!  Stories are told somewhat stream-of-conciousness without any background of the war -- they are mostly glimpses. ...
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