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Night Witches

(2017)
A Novel of World War Two
A novel by

 
 
From best-selling and award-winning author Kathryn Lasky comes an explosive adventure following the teen girl fighter pilots who took on Hitler's army...and won.

Fifteen-year-old Valya knows what it feels like to fly. She's a pilot who's always felt more at home soaring through the sky than down on earth. But since the Germans surrounded Stalingrad, Valyas been forced to stay on the ground and watch her city crumble.

When her mother is killed during the siege, Valya is left with one burning desire: to join up with her older sister, a member of the famous and feared Night Witches - a brigade of young female pilots. Using all her wits, Valya manages to get past the German blockage and find the Night Witches base...and that's when the real danger starts. The women have been assigned a critical mission. If they succeed, they'll inflict serious damage on the Nazis. If they fail, they'll face death...or even worse horrors.

Historical fiction master Lasky sheds light on the wars unsung heroes - daredevil girls who took to the skies to fight for their country - in an action-packed thrill ride that'll leave you electrified and breathless.

Genre: Young Adult Fiction

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March 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: Night Witches: A Novel of World War Two
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
ISBN: 0-545-68298-3 / 978-0-545-68298-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Press
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Title: Night Witches: A Novel of World War II
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Title: Night Witches: A Novel of World War II
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
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March 2017 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Night Witches: A Novel of World War Two
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
ISBN: 1-338-11949-4 / 978-1-338-11949-7 (USA edition)
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March 2017 : USA Audio CD

Title: Night Witches: A Novel of World War Two (LIB AUD)
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
ISBN: 1-338-11948-6 / 978-1-338-11948-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Audio
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March 2017 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Night Witches
Author(s): Kathryn Lasky
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