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On the wings of heroes

Author: Richard Peck
Publisher: New York : Dial Books, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A boy in Illinois remembers the homefront years of World War II, especially his two heroes--his brother in the Air Force and his father, who fought in the previous war.
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Genre/Form: Young Adult Fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Peck
ISBN: 9780803730816 0803730810
OCLC Number: 69027520
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2008.
Description: 148 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Richard Peck.

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A boy in Illinois remembers the homefront years of World War II, especially his two heroes--his brother in the Air Force and his father, who fought in the previous war.

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