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SHADOWS ON THE SEA

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A clunky thriller based on a landing of Nazi spies in Maine during WWII seems bent more on instruction than on thrills. Fourteen-year-old Jill's father is an entertainer, always on the road, so when her mother's brother falls ill in Newfoundland, Jill must reluctantly spend the summer of 1942 with her grandmother on the coast of Maine. Her worries about her parents' safety and her anxiety about ... Read full review

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I have the book and it is amazing I can not believe the plot for the story it is truly sweet and can somebody write a sequel I would like to see if Jill and Quarry go on a second date! and what happens next do Quarry and Jill become boyfriend and girlfriend? Does Jill move back home? Does Jill become friends with Gloria? Somebody please write a sequel! 

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I love this book!!!! I've read it more than once! If you are a person who is into historical fiction, you should read this book.

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User Review  - Selena - Goodreads

I read this back when I was in middle school, and I think it's one of the books that turned me into a book lover. I read this so quick that I had to have my mom send a note to the teachers so that ... Read full review

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User Review  - Eliana - Goodreads

I read this for school and did not like it I feel like the writing is awful and repetitive. Jill seems more like an eight year old than a fourteen year old. It was so hard to get through Read full review

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User Review  - Sue - Goodreads

Good book with an interesting American teen's perspective of WW2 life on the coast of Maine. A light introduction to WW2. Read full review

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User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

It was an amazing book! It was a bit different at first because there is no ' I ' in the story but by the end it was fine. The way that the author tells the story really connected me to the book and made it hard for me to put it down. Read full review

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User Review  - Natalie - Goodreads

This was an amazing book, and I would recommend it to anyone who asks me to recommend them a book. Read full review

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User Review  - Dayna Smith - Goodreads

Jill Winters, 14, has been sent to stay with her grandmother in Maine while her father, a famous singer, is on a US tour and her mother is visiting her dying brother in Newfoundland. It is the summer ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lisa Kaiser - Goodreads

Very good for the age intended for...a different kind of WWII novel. Read full review

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