Hettie and the London Blitz: A World War II Survival Story (Girls Survive)

by Jenni L Walsh (Author) Jane Pica (Illustrator)

Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade
Series: Girls Survive
London schoolgirl Hettie hears the whispers and sees the worry creeping across her parents' faces. She watches as the windows in her home are blacked out. She helps her dad build a bomb shelter. She learns how to wear a gas mask. War, led by Adolf Hitler, is stomping its feet at Great Britain's doorstep, and Hettie knows only one thing for certain: When the bombs come, it will take all the courage she has to be brave and survive.

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Classification
Fiction
ISBN-13
9781515882244
Lexile Measure
600L
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Stone Arch Books
Publication date
January 20, 2021
Series
Girls Survive
BISAC categories
JUV039140 - Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes | Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
JUV001010 - Juvenile Fiction | Action & Adventure | Survival Stories
JUV014000 - Juvenile Fiction | Girls & Women
JUV016000 - Juvenile Fiction | Historical | General
Library of Congress categories
History
Great Britain
Families
Family life
World War, 1939-1945
Survival
George VI, 1936-1952
London (England)
England
London
Bombardment, 1940-1941

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