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Grenade

Author: Alan Gratz
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: War fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
War stories
Electronic books
Young adult literature
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gratz, Alan, 1972-
Grenade.
New York : Scholastic Press, 2018
(DLC) 2018033247
(OCoLC)1018097945
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Gratz
ISBN: 9781338245714 1338245716
OCLC Number: 1056625598
Description: 1 online resource (270 pages) : illustration, map.
Responsibility: Alan Gratz.

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On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first battle--and the choice he makes then will change his life forever.

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