Stepping on the Cracks

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Clarion Books, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 216 pages
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In 1944, when her brother is overseas fighting in World War II, eleven-year-old Margaret changes her mind about the school bully, Gordy, after she discovers he is hiding his own brother, a deserter. "There is plenty of action and page-turning suspense (and) much to ponder and reflect on as well." -- School Library Journal, starred review

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Best historical fiction book I've ever read. The amazing plot line makes you want to read it all night long Read full review

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Plot: While historical fiction isn't normally my thing, I find that it can really be so interesting looking at something from the perspective of a different time period. I've always been fascinated by ... Read full review

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About the author (1991)

Mary Downing Hahn, a former children's librarian, is the award-winning author of many popular ghost stories, including Deep and Dark and Dangerous and The Old Willis Place. An avid reader, traveler, and all-around arts lover, Ms. Hahn lives in Columbia, Maryland, with her two cats, Oscar and Rufus.

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