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Gadget

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 34 Ratings and 34 Reviews

Book Description
It's 1945, and 13-year-old Stephen has just reached the gates of the top secret military base in Los Alamos, New Mexico. He has come to join his father, a famous physicist who is working on a covert project for the Allies. Though his father is forbidden to discuss the project in any detail, Stephen can tell by his haunted eyes and shaking hands how worried he and the other scientists are. ... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (12 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100606275193
ISBN-13978-0606275194
Publication Date03/2003
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About Paul Zindel (Author) : Paul Zindel is a published author and a photographer of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Paul Zindel include I Never Loved Your Mind, Undertakers Gone Bananas, ... more
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6/19/2008 Christy Evers said:
The story line is OK, but the best part of this book is that I think it could really help bring the WWII era to life for both history buffs and the history challenged a like. MG novel about a boy who goes to live with his physicist father at a secret camp where a top secret project is underway.... more

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