Countdown: a novel

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Sixties trilogy volume 1.
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Language:
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Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.4 - AR Pts: 9
Lexile measure:
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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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9780545106054
9780545106061
9780307879677
9780307879684
9781615879236
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MG
Level 4.4, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
800L
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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
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Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
Girls
Historical Fiction
History
Nineteen sixties
Young Adult Fiction