The green glass sea

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Scholastic, Inc., 2006 - Fathers and daughters - 321 pages
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It is 1943, and 11-year-old Dewey Kerrigan is traveling west on a train to live with her scientist father--but no one will tell her exactly where he is. When she reaches Los Alamos, New Mexico, she learns why: he's working on a top secret government program.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Too quiet, too subtle, I think, for most kids. I liked the kids as good role models for young readers, but I didn't actually *like* them, or empathize with them, or feel like I would want to be ... Read full review

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User Review  - Katya0133 - LibraryThing

A touching story about friendship and loss, set against the meticulously researched backdrop of the Manhattan Project in Los Alamos, New Mexico. Read full review

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