A Time of Fire
In England during World War II, with his mother dead from a German bomb and his father off in training and action but keeping him informed by letter, Sonny tries to understand the darkest truths of war and retribution.
Family Relationships; Family member death; Legal guardianship; Military families; death of a mother; grandparents raising grandchild; father in the military
African American / White
father; grandmother, and grandfather
military campaigns; revenge; World War II; Royal Air Force; dog; planes; guilt
Westall, Robert, "A Time of Fire" (2002). Diverse Families. 669.