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Army Brats

Title

Army Brats

Publisher

Scholastic Press

Pages

240 pages

Publication Year

2017

ISBN

9780545932059

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Interracial; interracial adoption; interrnational adoption

Annotation

When the Bailey family moves into an army base in Virginia there are a lot of adjustments to make; twelve-year-old Tom runs afoul of the base school bully, ten-year-old Charlotte finds herself trying too hard to make friends with the "cool" girls, and six-year-old Rosie is just being difficult as usual--but they come together to investigate a mysterious building full of weird cages, and uncover Fort Patrick's secrets.

Grade Level

3-5

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

multiple

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Keywords

families of military personnel; brothers and sisters; middle school; military bases; bullying; secrecy; children of military personnel

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Army Brats

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