The Green Glass Sea Ellen Klages

The Green Glass Sea

Author: Ellen Klages
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Book Title
The Green Glass Sea
Author
Ellen Klages
ISBN
9780142411490
A heartfelt story of a budding friendship in the thick of the war--winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction It's 1943, and eleven-year-old Dewey Kerrigan is en route to New Mexico to live with her mathematician father. Soon she arrives at a town that, officially, doesn't exist. It is called Los Alamos, and it is abuzz with activity, as scientists and mathematicians from all over America and Europe work on the biggest secret of all--"the gadget." None of them--not J. Robert Oppenheimer, the director of the Manhattan Project; not the mathematicians and scientists; and least of all, Dewey--know how much "the gadget" is about to change their lives.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Ellen KlagesPublisher: Puffin BooksPublished: 05/01/2008ISBN: 9780142411490Pages: 321Weight: 0.60lbsSize: 7.60h x 5.00w x 1.00dAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 109556 / Green Glass SeaReading Level: 4.6 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 10
A heartfelt story of a budding friendship in the thick of the war--winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction

It's 1943, and eleven-year-old Dewey Kerrigan is en route to New Mexico to live with her mathematician father. Soon she arrives at a town that, officially, doesn't exist. It is called Los Alamos, and it is abuzz with activity, as scientists and mathematicians from all over America and Europe work on the biggest secret of all--"the gadget." None of them--not J. Robert Oppenheimer, the director of the Manhattan Project; not the mathematicians and scientists; and least of all, Dewey--know how much "the gadget" is about to change their lives.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Ellen Klages
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 05/01/2008
ISBN: 9780142411490
Pages: 321
Weight: 0.60lbs
Size: 7.60h x 5.00w x 1.00d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 109556 / Green Glass Sea
Reading Level: 4.6 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 10
A heartfelt story of a budding friendship in the thick of the war--winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction

It's 1943, and eleven-year-old Dewey Kerrigan is en route to New Mexico to live with her mathematician father. Soon she arrives at a town that, officially, doesn't exist. It is called Los Alamos, and it is abuzz with activity, as scientists and mathematicians from all over America and Europe work on the biggest secret of all--"the gadget." None of them--not J. Robert Oppenheimer, the director of the Manhattan Project; not the mathematicians and scientists; and least of all, Dewey--know how much "the gadget" is about to change their lives.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Ellen Klages
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 05/01/2008
ISBN: 9780142411490
Pages: 321
Weight: 0.60lbs
Size: 7.60h x 5.00w x 1.00d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 109556 / Green Glass Sea
Reading Level: 4.6 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 10