Janet Taylor Lisle
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers; Reprint edition (May 1, 2002)
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The struggle At domestic worry permeates the Rhode Island coastal city the place Robert, his mom, and sister live out the struggle along with his paternal grandparents: worry of Nazi submarines offshore. worry of Abel Hoffman, a German artist dwelling reclusively outdoor of city. And for Robert, a extra own worry, of his hot-tempered, controlling grandfather. As Robert watches the townspeople's hostility towards Hoffman construct, he concerns approximately his delicate cousin Elliot's friendship with the artist. And he wonders an increasing number of concerning the kin mystery everyone is preserving from him -- a mystery concerning Robert's father, a bomber pilot in Europe. Will Elliot's skill to detach himself from the turmoil round him be adequate to maintain him while prejudice and suspicions erupt into violence? and will Robert locate his personal strategy to take care of the stunning fact approximately his family's previous?