By Ron Phillips

Donald "Donnyboy" cook dinner is a lonely thirteen yr previous whose relations strikes to a small South Dakota city in early 1945 because the warfare opposed to Germany attracts to a detailed, accidentally he turns into buddies with Eric, a grieving younger German POW who has been introduced over with a hundred and fifty different prisoners to attempt to avoid wasting an essential city bridge opposed to a raging Missouri River. Their friendship at first expenses Donnyboy the article he loves such a lot, however it emboldens Donnyboy to face as much as the bullies who terrorize him. And Eric's heroism opposed to the rampaging river leads the neighborhood to reconsider their blanket hatred of all Germans. alongside the way in which, Donnyboy makes acquaintances with numerous colourful classmates and falls in love with Alice Cody, the neatest, prettiest, and such a lot prickly lady in his classification. This booklet has got raves through either younger grownup and mature readers.

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