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Author Gratz, Alan, 1972- author.

Title Grenade / Alan Gratz.

Publication Info. New York : Scholastic Press, 2018.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Historical Fiction  F GRATZ    ---  Available
 PCMS Historical Fiction  F GRATZ    ---  DUE 12-05-19
 PCMS Historical Fiction  F GRATZ    ---  DUE 02-11-20
 PCMS Historical Fiction  F GRATZ    ---  Available
 PCMS Historical Fiction  F GRATZ    ---  Available
 PHS Fiction  HI F Gratz    ---  DUE 03-30-20
Edition First edition.
Description 270 pages : illustration ; 22 cm
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Summary On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first battle--and the choice he makes then will change his life forever.
Study Program AR RL 5.2 7.0 197618 PCMS.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island -- Juvenile fiction.
Ryukyuans -- Juvenile fiction.
Japanese -- Juvenile fiction.
Marines -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival -- Juvenile fiction.
War stories -- Juvenile fiction.
Okinawa-shi (Japan) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
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