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Sixties trilogy volume 1.
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Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.4 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
800L
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Franny Chapman just wants some peace. But that's hard to get when her best friend is feuding with her, her sister has disappeared, and her uncle is fighting an old war in his head. Her saintly younger brother is no help, and the cute boy across the street only complicates things. Worst of all, everyone is walking around just waiting for a bomb to fall. It's 1962, and it seems that the whole country is living in fear. When President Kennedy goes on television to say that Russia is sending nuclear missiles to Cuba, it only gets worse. Franny doesn't know how to deal with what's going on in the world -- no more than she knows how to deal with what's going on with her family and friends. But somehow she's got to make it through. Featuring a captivating story interspersed with footage from 1962, award-winning author Deborah Wiles has created a documentary novel that will put you right alongside Franny as she navigates a dangerous time in both her history and our history.
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ISBN:
9780545106054
9780545106061
9780307879677
9780307879684
9781615879236
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.4, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
800L
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Grouped Work ID 427d62de-d0f2-796e-5ac5-7ddbc956b9b4
Grouping Title countdown
Grouping Author wiles deborah
Grouping Category book
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display_description "Franny Chapman just wants some peace. But that's hard to get when her best friend is feuding with her, her sister has disappeared, and her uncle is fighting an old war in his head. Her saintly younger brother is no help, and the cute boy across the street only complicates things. Worst of all, everyone is walking around just waiting for a bomb to fall. It's 1962, and it seems the whole country is living in fear."--Dust jacket flap.
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series Sixties trilogy
series_with_volume Sixties trilogy|1
subject_facet Children's audiobooks, Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962 -- Juvenile fiction, Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962. -- Fiction, Girls -- Juvenile fiction, Nineteen sixties -- Juvenile fiction, Nineteen sixties. -- Fiction, United States -- History -- 1961-1969 -- Fiction, United States -- History -- 1961-1969 -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Countdown
title_full Countdown / Deborah Wiles, Countdown Sixties Trilogy, Book 1, Countdown [electronic resource] : a novel / by Deborah Wiles, Countdown [sound recording] / Deborah Wiles
title_short Countdown
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Children's audiobooks, Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962, Girls, Historical Fiction, History, Nineteen sixties, Young Adult Fiction