Black Dove, White Raven

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Emilia and Teo's lives changed in a fiery, terrifying instant when a bird strike brought down the plane their stunt pilot mothers were flying. Teo's mother died immediately, but Em's survived, determined to raise Teo according to his late mother's wishes-in a place where he won't be discriminated against because of the color of his skin. But in 1930s America, a white woman raising a black adoptive son alongside a white daughter is too often seen as a threat. Seeking a home where her children won't be held back by ethnicity or gender, Rhoda brings Em and Teo to Ethiopia, and all three fall in love with the beautiful, peaceful country. But that peace is shattered by the threat of war with Italy, and teenage Em and Teo are drawn into the conflict. Will their devotion to their country, its culture and people, and each other be their downfall or their salvation? In the tradition of her award-winning and bestselling Code Name Verity, Elizabeth Wein brings us another thrilling and deeply affecting novel that explores the bonds of friendship, the resilience of young pilots, and the strength of the human spirit.
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Grouped Work ID 8585e271-e360-e8e5-ad17-816e5b9078f3
Grouping Title black dove white raven
Grouping Author wein elizabeth
Grouping Category book
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display_description Having moved to Ethiopia to avoid the prejudices of 1930s America, Emilia Menotti, her black adoptive brother Teo, and their mother Rhoda, a stunt pilot, are devoted to their new country even after war with Italy looms, drawing the teens into the conflict.
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subject_facet Action and adventure fiction, Adoption, Adoption -- Fiction, Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction, Adventure stories, American, Adventure stories, English, Air pilots, Air pilots -- Fiction, Americans -- Ethiopia, Americans -- Ethiopia -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Brothers and sisters, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Ethiopia -- History -- 1889-1974, Ethiopia -- History -- 1889-1974 -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936, Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936 -- Fiction, Race relations, Race relations -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display Black Dove, White Raven
title_full Black Dove, White Raven, Black Dove, White Raven / Elizabeth Wein, Black Dove, White Raven [sound recording] / Elizabeth Wein, Black dove white raven / Elizabeth Wein
title_short Black Dove, White Raven
topic_facet Adoption, Adventure and adventurers, Adventure stories, American, Adventure stories, English, Air pilots, Americans, Audiobooks, Brothers and sisters, Historical Fiction, History, Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Race relations, Young adult fiction