The Resource Summer of the war, Gloria Whelan

Summer of the war, Gloria Whelan

Label
Summer of the war
Title
Summer of the war
Statement of responsibility
Gloria Whelan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It's the summer of 1942. At her grandparents' island cottage in Michigan, 14-year-old Belle excitedly awaits the arrival of her exotic older cousin, Carolyn. Belle's expecting worldly sophistication and French style. But Carolyn brings much more than that: she carries the troubling reality of the World War that is ravaging her home. Turtle Island will never be the same again. Set against the backdrop of breezy island cottages, this heartrending tale from National Book Award medalist Gloria Whelan is the story of a beautiful place and a special friendship-and how events thousands of miles away shaped them both
Member of
Summary
Fourteen-year-old Belle resents the presence of her sophisticated cousin on a family vacation in the summer of 1942, but their strained relationship is overshadowed by the war in Europe
Tone
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146255
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Whelan, Gloria
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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Children's stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Summer of the war, Gloria Whelan
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11914321
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061975875
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11914321
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11914321
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Summer of the war, Gloria Whelan
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11914321
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061975875
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11914321
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11914321
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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