I Had Seen Castles

I Had Seen Castles

by Cynthia Rylant
I Had Seen Castles

I Had Seen Castles

by Cynthia Rylant

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John Dante is seventeen when the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor, and he wants to fight for his country. But then he falls head over heels for Ginny Burton, who is against all war, and his beliefs are suddenly questioned. Rather than be judged a traitor or a coward, though, John enlists—a decision that changes his life forever.
Includes a reader's guide and an inverview with the author.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780152053123
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication date: 10/01/2004
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 1,106,680
Product dimensions: 4.50(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.62(d)
Lexile: 870L (what's this?)
Age Range: 12 - 18 Years

About the Author

About The Author
Cynthia Rylant is a Newbery medalist and the author of many acclaimed books for young people. She's well known for her popular characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter & Tabby and Henry & Mudge. She lives in the Pacific Northwest. cynthiarylant.com

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[star]"Wonderfully spare language and imagery . . . poignant."—Kirkus Reviews

[star]"Tantalizing. . . Rylant writes with passion and hearbreaking honesty."—The New York Times Book Review

[star]"Heartbreaking . . . Not to be missed."—Publishers Weekly

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