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Books with title The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War 2 Soldier

  • The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War 2 Soldier

    Walter Dean Myers

    Paperback (Scholastic, March 15, 2002)
    A seventeen-year-old soldier from central Virginia records his experiences in a journal as his regiment takes part in the D-Day invasion of Normandy and subsequent battles to liberate France.
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  • We Were Heroes: The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins, a World War II Soldier

    Walter Dean Myers

    eBook (Scholastic Paperbacks, Nov. 1, 2012)
    Newbery and Coretta Scott King award-winning author Walter Dean Myers's the WWII JOURNAL OF SCOTT PENDLETON COLLINS is now available in paperback, with an exciting repackaging!Following in the footsteps of his father and great-grandfather, both war veterans, Scott Pendleton Collins signs up for the army during the height of World War II. He is shipped out to England only to face weeks of boredom. He and his unit want to be out in the fields, doing something to help the Allied forces. Finally, the comrades find themselves on a boat heading to Normandy, France, in the dead of night. But as his boat approaches the beach, Scott suddenly realizes what they are up against, and it is an impossible invasion. Nothing in basic training, nothing he's heard from other soldiers, nothing he has ever experienced prepares Scott for what awaits on Omaha Beach. As D-Day rages around him, Scott is separated from his unit. Lost in the bloody chaos, he must find a way to live through the battle. Revolving around one of the most famous invasions in history, Scott's story is one of bravery and victory, heartache and pain, loss and survival.
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  • We Were Heroes: The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins, a World War II Soldier

    Walter Dean Myers

    Paperback (Scholastic Paperbacks, March 1, 2012)
    Newbery and Coretta Scott King award-winning author Walter Dean Myers's the WWII JOURNAL OF SCOTT PENDLETON COLLINS is now available in paperback, with an exciting repackaging!Following in the footsteps of his father and great-grandfather, both war veterans, Scott Pendleton Collins signs up for the army during the height of World War II. He is shipped out to England only to face weeks of boredom. He and his unit want to be out in the fields, doing something to help the Allied forces. Finally, the comrades find themselves on a boat heading to Normandy, France, in the dead of night. But as his boat approaches the beach, Scott suddenly realizes what they are up against, and it is an impossible invasion. Nothing in basic training, nothing he's heard from other soldiers, nothing he has ever experienced prepares Scott for what awaits on Omaha Beach. As D-Day rages around him, Scott is separated from his unit. Lost in the bloody chaos, he must find a way to live through the battle. Revolving around one of the most famous invasions in history, Scott's story is one of bravery and victory, heartache and pain, loss and survival.
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  • The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins: A World War II Soldier Normandy France, 1944

    Walter Dean Myers

    Hardcover (Scholastic Inc., June 1, 1999)
    A historical novel presents the thoughts of a young soldier during war while capturing the feelings of being in battle through the sights, sounds, and struggles he experiences at the battle of Normandy during World War II.
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  • We Were Heroes: The Journal Of Scott Pendleton Collins, A World War II Soldier, Normandy, France, 1944

    Walter Dean Myers

    Library Binding (Turtleback, March 1, 2012)
    FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A 17 year-old soldier from central Virginia records his experiences in a journal as his regiment takes part in the D-Day invasion of Normandy and subsequent battles to liberate France.
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  • The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins

    Walter Dean Myers

    Paperback (Scholastic Inc, Sept. 1, 2007)
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  • We Were Heroes: The Journal of Scott Pendleton Collins, a World War II Soldier by Walter Dean Myers

    Walter Dean Myers

    Paperback (Scholastic Paperbacks, Aug. 16, 1705)
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