At the Firefly Gate

At the Firefly Gate

Linda Newbery

Henry has continually felt like an interloper and issues are approximately to worsen while his kinfolk strikes to the geographical region and the possibility of a brand new college looms. He retreats progressively more into his shell, till he meets Dottie, a frail previous girl, who has large spirit. He feels as if he understands her, as if they've been acquaintances for a few years. And as she tells him approximately her wartime romance with a Royal Air strength navigator additionally named Henry, our Henry is drawn into that global. In a chain of mysterious, occasionally scary occasions he re-enacts Henry's existence . . . and learns that regardless of being dreadfully afraid, Henry acted heroically on the rate of his personal lifestyles. purely our Henry understands the genuine tale and it indicates him a fashion via his personal self-doubts and misgivings.

From the Hardcover edition.

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