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Shooting The Moon

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4 out of 5
Based on 1,220 Ratings and 360 Reviews

Book Description
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When her brother joins the army and goes off to Vietnam, 12-year-old Jamie is proud of him, but when he suddenly goes missing, Jamie can only hope that her father, the Colonel, will be able to get her beloved brother back home.
Book Information
PublisherTurtleback Books
BindingLibrary Binding (14 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages176
Publication Date12/29/2009
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About Frances O'Roark Dowell (Author) : I'm a writer who's just published my seventh book with Atheneum--Shooting the Moon. My other titles include Dovey Coe, Where I'd Like to Be, The Secret Language of Girls, Chicken Boy, and two Phineas ... more
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