Sometimes We Were Brave
Boyds Mills Press
Jerome's mother is a sailor in the United States Navy, and when she is away at sea he tries to be brave even though misses her and has some bad days.
Family Relationships; Military families; mother in the military; parent in the military
mother and father
Paterson Prize for Books for Young People, 2011, Honor Book
dogs; mothers; bad days; routine; missing a parent; Navy; fears; brave
Brisson, Pat, "Sometimes We Were Brave" (2010). Diverse Families. 1863.