World War II Heroes (Ten True Tales Series)

World War II Heroes (Ten True Tales Series)

by Allan Zullo

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Overview


Ten true stories of real-life heroes from World War II!



Pfc. Jack Lucas -- just a teenager -- is on patrol on Iwo Jima when two grenades land at his feet. Can he save his comrades' lives? Lt. Col. James Rudder and his Rangers are climbing a 100-foot-high cliff on a secret D-Day mission. Can they survive the Nazis' devastating firepower? Sgt. Forrest Vosler is blinded and wounded from an attack by German fighter planes on his crippled bomber. Can he make it home?

The world was saved by these and many more real-life heroes. You will never forget their incredible true stories.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780545818414
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 06/30/2015
Series: Ten True Tales Series
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 117,925
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 970L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author


Allan Zullo is the author of more than 120 nonfiction books on subjects ranging from sports and the supernatural to history and animals. He has introduced readers to the Ten True Tales series, gripping stories of extraordinary persons who have met the challenges of dangerous, sometimes life-threatening, situations. In addition, he has authored five books about the real-life experiences of young people during the Holocaust. Allan, the father of two grown daughters and grandfather of five, lives with his wife, Kathryn, near Asheville, North Carolina. To learn more about the author, visit his website at www.allanzullo.com.

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