cover image Aleutian Sparrow

Aleutian Sparrow

Karen Hesse, Author, Kim McGillivray, Illustrator, Evon Zerbetz, Illustrator . S&S/ Aladdin $5.99 (160p) ISBN 978-1-4169-0327-7

The narrator, who lives and works on the Aleutian Islands, describes the aftermath of the Japanese bombing there in the summer of 1942. According to PW , "The poetic images will linger in the minds of readers." Ages 10-14. (June)