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Secret Missions: Four True Life Stories

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Paperback, 116 pages
Published August 1st 1988 by Scholastic (first published July 1988)
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Mar 20, 2013 Samantha rated it really liked it
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Heroes are often the most ordinary of people, as history will show us. The four stories found in this book are true, and involve people who could not take the easy route when times were hard. Lydia Darragh was a Quaker housewife during America’s Revolutionary War. The British demanded to use her home to hold meetings, and, in return, she spied on them. Alexander M. Ross lived in Canada when he heard the shocking tales of slavery in America. He moved to America and became a part of the Und
Laura Verret
A great set of spy stories from various wars.
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Ellen Levine's books have won many awards and honors, including the Jane Addams Peace Award. Although she enjoys writing both fiction and nonfiction, most of Ellen's books for young readers have been nonfiction. "Writing nonfiction lets me in behind the scenes of the story. I enjoy learning new things and meeting new people, even if they lived 200 years ago."

Ellen Levine was born in New York City
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