Dawn of Fear

Dawn of Fear

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Derek and his friends, living outside of London during World War II, regard the frequent air raids with more fascination than fear--after all, they can barely remember a time without them. The boys are thrilled when school is canceled for a few days due to a raid, giving them time to work on their secret camp. But when their camp is savagely attacked by a rival gang from the neighborhood, the harsh reality of the violence surrouding them suddenly crashes down upon Derek and his friends--and a long night of bombing changes his feelings about the war forever." Includes a reader's guide."
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 114.3 x 172.72 x 15.24mm | 113.4g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • Reissue
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0152061061
  • 9780152061067
  • 416,596

Review quote

"Remarkable . . . A moving chronicle of despair and of courage."--Publisher's Weekly"An uncommon kind of war story."--The Horn Book
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Rating details

214 ratings
3.56 out of 5 stars
5 17% (37)
4 37% (79)
3 34% (72)
2 9% (20)
1 3% (6)
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