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Beautiful Blue World - by Suzanne Lafleur (Paperback)

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Beautiful Blue World is a thrilling and moving story of children who become the key to winning a war. Sofarende is at war. For twelve-year-old Mathilde, it means food shortages, feuding neighbors, and bombings. Even so, as long as she and her best friend, Megs, are together, they’ll be all right. But the army is recruiting children, and paying families well for their service. If Megs takes the test, Mathilde knows she will pass. Megs hopes the army is the way to save her family. Mathilde fears it might separate them forever. This touching and suspenseful novel is a brilliant reimagining of war, where even kindness can be a weapon, and children have the power to see what adults cannot.Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year, Outstanding Merit ILA-CBC Choices Reading Lists, Teacher’s ChoiceJunior Library Guild Selection Nominated for multiple state awards
Number of Pages: 210
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Friendship
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Suzanne Lafleur
Language: English
Street Date: September 12, 2017
TCIN: 52969304
UPC: 9780307980328
Item Number (DPCI): 248-50-4825
MSRPReg: $6.99 Save $0.70 (10% off)

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