11 edition of The Green Glass Sea found in the catalog.
October 19, 2006
by Viking Juvenile
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||272|
Get this from a library! The green glass sea. [Ellen Klages] -- "In , eleven-year-old Dewey Kerrigan travels 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. THE GREEN GLASS SEA is a historical fiction novel set in the s in Los Alamos, New Mexico, a town that doesn’t officially exist. Our protagonist, Dewey Kerrigan, is an eleven year old girl who is forced to move to Los Alamos to be with her dad once her grandma is .
GREENGLASS HOUSE is a mystery that will delight and intrigue readers of any age, from the first ring of the guest bell to the astonishing twist at the end. The colorful cast of characters, including Greenglass House itself, immediately draw the reader into a richly imagined and vividly detailed story of tremendous depth.5/5. Ellen Klages’s book The Green Glass Sea brings readers through the exciting adventures of Dewey Kerrigan’s upbeat and sorrowful times during the s. On the hill everything is secret, working late nights and early mornings Jimmy rarely sees his own child.
I just finished reading The Green Glass Sea by Ellen Klages. It’s been highly recommended from friends, and the recommendations are warranted. The Green Glass Sea is about two girls who live in Los Alamos in the closing days of World War II where their parents are working on a “gadget” that will help to win the war. It’s very top secret, and their community doesn’t even appear on a map. The Green Glass Sea is not science fiction, but it is fiction about science. And history and curiosity.” According to Klages: “The Green Glass Sea is my first novel. It grew out of that short story -- I knew what the relationships between characters were, the whole atomic background, and that I wanted it to start in '43 and end in '47 the.
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The Green Glass Sea won the Judy Lopez Memorial Award, and the New Mexico Best Book Award for Young-Adult Fiction in The novel is the first in The Gordon Family Saga series, followed by White Sands, Red Menace and Out of Left Field. About The Green Glass Sea. A heartfelt story of a budding friendship in the thick of the war–winner of the Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction It’sand eleven-year-old Dewey Kerrigan is en route to New Mexico to live with her mathematician father.
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"The Green Glass Sea" is a fascinating novel about about World War II, scientists and their families in the years leading up to the bomb, and the universal struggle to find your place in a new, highly unique community.
Dewey and Suze are great characters, both outsiders in their own way. Give "The Green Glass Sea" to a smart girl-reader today.5/5(5). A book trailer for The Green Glass Sea. Life After Death Experience (NDE) with Steve Gardipee, Vietnam War Story | One of the Best NDEs - Duration:.
It isand year-old Dewey Kerrigan is traveling west on a train to live with her scientist father—but no one, not her father nor the military guardians who accompany her, 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. Over the next few years, Dewey gets to know eminent scientists, starts 4/5(40).
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Book Talk: The Green Glass Sea - Duration: Emily Gill views. Ellen Klages's The Green Glass Sea is one part historical novel, one part coming-of-age tale, and one part fish-out-of-water story. As a whole, The Green Glass Sea is an intelligent, thought-provoking novel for kids ages 10 to Ten-year-old Dewey Kerrigan's grandmother has had a stroke, and Dewey is sent by train to her father.
Her father is a scientist, employed in top-secret work during. Ellen Klages (born ) is an American science, science fiction and historical fiction writer who lives in San novelette "Basement Magic" won the Nebula Award for Best had previously been nominated for Hugo, Nebula, and Campbell awards.
Her first (non-genre) novel, The Green Glass Sea, was published by Viking Children's Books in The Green Glass Sea switches between her viewpoint and Suze's, and Suze's becomes increasingly enjoyable towards the end of the book, but I always looked forward to Dewey.
The calm, careful narrative style in her sections reinforces the reader's sense of her personality, and Klages does a great job keeping the emotion present but understated so.
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Praise For The Green Glass Sea “Klages makes an impressive debut with an ambitious, meticulously researched novel set during WWII. Writing from the points of view of two displaced children, she successfully recreates life at Los Alamos Camp, where scientists and mathematicians converge with their families to construct and test the first.
The Green Glass Sea Summary. There are two girls named Suze and Dewey. Both of there parents are working on the atomic bomb. Later on in the book Dewey's dad is hit by a car and is killed.
Few months later the atomic bomb was dropped on Japan and the war was over. The place they went was a secret place they had the Green Glass Sea which.Get this from a library! The green glass sea. [Ellen Klages; Julie Dretzin] -- Ineleven-year-old Dewey Kerrigan lives with her scientist father in Los Alamos, New Mexico, as he works on a top secret government program, and befriends an aspiring artist who is a misfit.Ellen Klages’ debut novel, The Green Glass Sea, was lavished with praise, including the Scott O’Dell Award for historical sequel continues the story of science enthusiast Dewey Kerrigan, now living with her friend Suze’s family in Alamogordo, New Mexico, after her father’s death.