The Blue Star
A NovelBook - 2008
Jim Glass, the precocious ten-year-old from Tony Earley's Jim the Boy returns. Now a teenager, Jim has fallen in love, as only a teenage boy can fall in love, with his classmate Chrissie Steppe. Unfortunately, Chrissie is Bucky Bucklaw's girlfriend, and Bucky has joined the Navy on the eve of war. Jim vows to win Chrissie's heart in his absence, but the war makes high school less than a safe haven, and gives a young man's emotions a grown man's gravity.
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2008.
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: EARLEY T
Characteristics: 286 pages ; 22 cm.