The Green Glass Sea

  • by Ellen Klages
  • Narrated by Julie Dretzin
  • 7 hrs and 24 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

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 Number-One 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.


What the Critics Say

"The characters are exceptionally well drawn, and the compelling, unusual setting makes a great tie-in for history classes." (Booklist)


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I had to read this book for my Children's Literature class, and I have to was wonderful. Well written and well read, it was a joy to read and I am looking foward to the sequel.
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- Rita


it was really cool. . . . . . . . . . . . . # awesome
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- nazim

Book Details

  • Release Date: 05-22-2007
  • Publisher: Recorded Books