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Code name Verity [text (large print)] / Elizabeth Wein.

Authors: Wein, Elizabeth.
Call number: TEEN LT FIC WEI
Publication: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013.
Copyright notice: ©2012
Publication date: 2013.©2012
Subject: Women air pilots -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
Women spies -- Great Britain -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Nazis -- Fiction.
Insurgency -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Teen literature.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Fiction.
Great Britain -- History -- 1936-1945 -- Fiction.
Series title: Thorndike Press large print The literacy bridge.
Title: Code name Verity [text (large print)] / Elizabeth Wein.
Edition: Large print edition.
Physical description: 505 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Target audience note: Recommended for middle readers.
Summary note: October 11, 1943: A British spy plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France. Its young pilot and passenger are best friends. One of the girls has a chance at survival. The other has lost the game before it's barely begun. As a secret agent captured in enemy territory, "Verity" is living a spy's worst nightmare. Her Nazi interrogators give her a choice: reveal her mission or face a grisly execution. As she intricately weaves her confession, Verity uncovers her past, how she became friends with the pilot, and why she left her in the wreckage.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 501-504).
Awards note: Michael L. Printz Honor Book, 2013
Genre: Spy stories.
ISBN: 9781410459688 (hardcover)
1410459683 (hardcover)
LCCN: 2013013714
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Bib No.: 1463416

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