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The Green Glass Sea

Ellen Klages

This first novel from Nebula Award-winning short story writer Ellen Klages was picked as a Junior Library Guild selection and named a Book Sense #1 Children’s Pick. It follows a young girl named Dewey, whose father is part of a super-secret project in 1943 Los Alamos. Dewey, a gifted scientist herself, slowly realizes the implications of “the gadget” her father is working on. She and Suze, another Los Alamos child, find comfort in each other’s friendship. “An intense but accessible page-turner ... history and story are drawn together with confidence.”—Horn Book Magazine, starred review

This first novel from Nebula Award-winning short story writer Ellen Klages was picked as a Junior Library Guild selection and named a Book Sense #1 Children’s Pick. It follows a young girl named Dewey, whose father is part of a super-secret project in 1943 Los Alamos. Dewey, a gifted scientist herself, slowly realizes the implications of “the gadget” her father is working on. She and Suze, another Los Alamos child, find comfort in each other’s friendship. “An intense but accessible page-turner ... history and story are drawn together with confidence.”—Horn Book Magazine, starred review
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This first novel from Nebula Award-winning short story writer Ellen Klages was picked as a Junior Library Guild selection and named a Book Sense #1 Children’s Pick. It follows a young girl named Dewey, whose father is part of a super-secret project in 1943 Los Alamos. Dewey, a gifted scientist herself, slowly realizes the implications of “the gadget” her father is working on. She and Suze, another Los Alamos child, find comfort in each other’s friendship. “An intense but accessible page-turner ... history and story are drawn together with confidence.”—Horn Book Magazine, starred review

Language:

English

Narrators:

Julie Dretzin

Length:

6h 39m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:20


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

18:44


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

17:04


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

14:15


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

16:31


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

14:34


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

10:32


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:30


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

14:02


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

19:06


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:07


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

14:26


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

14:03


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

24:27


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

12:08


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

13:32


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

03:12


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

14:40


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

13:08


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:53


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

16:12


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

06:24


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

17:31


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

14:34


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:58


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

07:05


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

10:45


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

20:16


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

23:52