Record Details

Catalog Search

Currently available copies

  • 60 out of 60 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Chattooga County Library. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Summerville Branch.

Current holds

0 current holds on 60 total copies.

Library System: Library Branch Name
Find the name of the library system and branch closest to you.
Shelving Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Status
Chattooga County Library:
      Summerville Branch
(Send Call No. in Text Message)
31009005433887 Available

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780375957147 (reinforced)
  • ISBN: 0375957146 (reinforced)
  • ISBN: 9780375857140 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0375857141 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: 341 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.

Contents / Notes

Summary, etc.:
Teens Octavia and Tali learn about strength, independence, and courage when they are forced to take a car trip with their grandmother, who tells about growing up Black in 1940s Alabama and serving in Europe during World War II as a member of the Women's Army Corps.
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: United States. Army. Women's Army Corps > Juvenile fiction.
Automobile travel > Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
Sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Alabama > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Fiction.
Family life > Alabama > Fiction.
Alabama > History > 1819-1950 > Juvenile fiction.

Additional Resources