Puffin Classics Looking At The Moon by Kit PearsonPuffin Classics Looking At The Moon by Kit Pearson

Puffin Classics Looking At The Moon

byKit PearsonForeword byKevin Sylvester

Paperback | November 4, 2014

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It’s 1943, and World War II is still raging on. Norah and Gavin can hardly wait for August, when they’ll be leaving to spend the summer at Gairloch, the Ogilvies’ cottage in Muskoka. Norah in particular is looking forward to spending time with the older Ogilvie cousins, swimming, boating … and having as little to do with bossy adults as possible. The arrival of cousin Andrew is a perfect distraction, especially since, at nineteen, he’s handsome and intelligent, and Norah thinks she may be falling in love! How will she survive a summer that promises to be anything but ordinary?

Kit Pearson worked as a librarian for many years before publishing her first novel, The Daring Game (1986). She went on to write the linked novels The Sky Is Falling (1989), Looking at the Moon (1991), and The Lights Go On Again (1993), published in 1999 as The Guests of War trilogy, and Awake and Dreaming (1996)...
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Title:Puffin Classics Looking At The MoonFormat:PaperbackDimensions:248 pages, 6.95 × 5 × 0.65 inPublished:November 4, 2014Publisher:PRH Canada Young ReadersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0143192310

ISBN - 13:9780143192312

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Named my Daughter Norah Because of This Series! I read this trilogy as a kid and instantly fell in love with these books. Norah is such a strong, determined protagonist and she obviously left a lasting impact on me as two decades later, I named my first born "Norah."
Date published: 2017-11-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Must read the whole trilogy! All three of these books are wonderful for young girls. Truly wonderful
Date published: 2017-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love this was my favorite book out of this trilogy! #plumreview
Date published: 2017-08-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very Good It is interesting to see Norah begin to grow into womanhood. She faces a unique situation in this novel as a result of WW2 requiring her to flee her homeland. I really enjoyed this book.
Date published: 2017-03-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sweet and realistic This is a great second book to the Guests of War trilogy. It is realistic in how Norah transforms into a teen after being used to feeling only "girl feelings". A great read for anyone in her position, emotionally or otherwise.
Date published: 2015-11-21