Mare's war / Tanita S. Davis.

Authors: Davis, Tanita S.
Call number: jFIC DAV
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Publication date: 2009.
Subject: Automobile travel -- Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Sisters -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Alabama -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
United States. Army. Women's Army Corps -- Juvenile fiction.
Alabama -- History -- 1819-1950 -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: Mare's war / Tanita S. Davis.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 341 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes: Summer Reading Program Bonus Books & Materials 2011
Summary note: Teens Octavia and Tali learn about strength, independence, and courage when they are forced to take a car trip with their grandmother, who tells about growing up Black in 1940s Alabama and serving in Europe during World War II as a member of the Women's Army Corps.
Awards note: A Junior Library Guild selection
ISBN: 9780375957147 (reinforced)
0375957146 (reinforced)
9780375857140 (hardcover)
0375857141 (hardcover)
LCCN: 2008033744
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Bib No.: 1212530