The Guests of War Trilogy

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Penguin Group (Canada), 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 576 pages
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Based on historical events, this moving fictional account of the adventures of two English children in a foreign land has become a favorite among Canadian children-this award-winning trilogy is now available in this omnibus edition.

This unforgettable trio of novels by award-winning author Kit Pearson is composed of The Sky is Falling, Looking at the Moonand The Lights Go On Again. The character at the heart of these stories is Norah Stoakes, a young English girl who is sent by her parents to Canada, along with her younger brother, during the Second World War. After five years pass, Norah is comfortable with her new life and country, but when the war ends her brother, Gavin, is reluctant to return to England and to parents he can barely remember.

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Review: Guests of War Trilogy: The Sky is Falling / Looking at the Moon / The Lights Go On Again (Guests of War #1-3 omnibus)

User Review  - Jada Morgan - Goodreads

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Review: Guests of War Trilogy: The Sky is Falling / Looking at the Moon / The Lights Go On Again (Guests of War #1-3 omnibus)

User Review  - Reva - Goodreads

This was my favourite series as a child and I read it many times growing up. I just recently picked it up and re-read it over a couple days, and it had the same wonderful feeling to it now as it did ... Read full review

Contents

THE SKY IS FALLING 1
70
The Plane
3
The Skywatchers
6
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

A former librarian, Kit Pearson is the author of five children's novels, all published by Penguin Canada. She has won many awards for her writing, including the Governor General's Award and the Ruth Schwartz Award for Awake and Dreaming.

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