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Author Hostetter, Joyce Moyer, author.

Title Aim / Joyce Moyer Hostetter.

Imprint Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights, [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  HI F Hostetter    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 288 pages ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Study Program MG RL 4.4 9.0 185708
Summary As World War II threatens the United States in 1941, fourteen-year-old Junior Bledsoe fights his own battles at home. Junior struggles with school and with anger—at his father, his insufferable granddaddy, his neighbors, and himself—as he desperately tries to understand himself and find his own aim in life. But he finds relief in escaping to the quiet of the nearby woods and tinkering with cars, something he learned from his Pop, and a fatherly neighbor provides much-needed guidance.
Subject Teenage boys -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Grandfathers -- Juvenile fiction.
Grief -- Juvenile fiction.
Responsibility -- Juvenile fiction.
Self-realization -- Fiction.
Emotional problems -- Fiction.
Fathers -- Death -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
North Carolina -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
United States -- Civilization -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Hickory (N.C.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781629796734 (hardcover)
1629796735 (hardcover)
9781629797465 (e-book)

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