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by | Read by Nick Landrum

Children Ages 8+ • 3.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2003

This captivating recollection of WWII features a New York schoolboy named Howie. He has a schoolboy crush on his fifth-grade teacher, and when he learns that she is to be fired, he leads the fight to keep her . The story is filled with the small details of life on the home front during the War years, as well as some of the confusion of a boy on the verge of becoming a man while his father is away. Nick Landrum does a good Brooklyn accent. He's a bit slow in his delivery, but still a lot of fun to listen to. M.T.F.
(c) AudioFile 2004, Portland, Maine [Published: APR/MAY 04]



Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2003

CS ISBN 1402532318 $28.75 • Three cassettes

CD ISBN 1402565763 $39.75/ $9.50 (R) • Four CDs

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