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The Resource Grenade, Alan Gratz

Grenade, Alan Gratz

Label
Grenade
Title
Grenade
Statement of responsibility
Alan Gratz
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On April 1, 1945, with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first battle--and the choice he makes then will change his life forever
Summary
On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first battle--and the choice he makes then will change his life forever
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10742772
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gratz, Alan
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.G77224
LC item number
Gr 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Reading level
5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Ryukyuans
  • Japanese
  • Marines
  • Survival
  • War stories
  • Okinawa-shi (Japan)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Marines
  • Survival
  • Okinawa-shi (Japan)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Grenade, Alan Gratz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21556074
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781338245691
Lccn
2018033247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1018097945
  • (DLC)BK0021978879
Label
Grenade, Alan Gratz
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21556074
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9781338245691
Lccn
2018033247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1018097945
  • (DLC)BK0021978879

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