Jump into the sky [electronic resource] / Shelley Pearsall.

Authors: Pearsall, Shelley.
Call number: eBook
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Publication date: 2012.
Subject: Segregation -- Juvenile fiction.
Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction.
United States -- History -- World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
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Title: Jump into the sky [electronic resource] / Shelley Pearsall.
Physical description: 1 online resource
Notes: "A Borzoi Book."
Electronic book.
Electronic reproduction. New York Random House Children's Books 2012 Available via World Wide Web.
Summary note: In 1945, thirteen-year-old Levi is sent to find the father he has not seen in three years, going from Chicago, to segregated North Carolina, and finally to Pendleton, Oregon, where he learns that his father's unit, the all-Black 555th paratrooper battalion, will never see combat but finally has a mission. Includes historical notes.
Awards note: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2014-2015, 6-8 Nominee.
Added author: OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
ISBN: 9780375895487 (electronic bk.)
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