Beforever Nanea: Prints in the Sand (My Journey with Nanea)
This unique book lets you decide what happens next by choosing your own path. Will you learn how to hula dance or help a lost dog?
What if a girl suddenly found herself in Nanea's hometown of Honolulu during World War Two? In this story, girls can join Nanea to send secret messages for the war effort or work in a Victory Garden. They can learn how to hula dance or help a lost dog. Readers' journey back in time can take whatever twists and turns they choose, as they select from a variety of exciting options in this multiple-ending story.
.55" W x 5.2" L x 7.6" H
Ages 8 and up
Historical fiction at its finest for girls. These books each focus on a different American girl from a particular time in American history, each with a different lifestyle, heritage, hopes, and desires. These are popular with their audiences because the girls are so easy to identify with and the stories realistically portray what life was like at that time with events, styles and culture expertly interwoven. Our girls devoured these when they were younger, and although the series has undergone some changes, the stories are available for a whole new generation. Each girl's series is changing over to a two-volume set with three of the previously-published
If you are a fan of history and love American Girl books, these books are for you! Engaging and interesting, this series focuses on Nanea, a young girl from Honolulu. The setting is the 1940s, before and during World War II. Nanea is the youngest in her family and her favorite things are hulu class, her dog, and her friends. The realistic history and storyline is engaging and interesting. There is also a two-page historical spread about the effects of the war in Hawaii. A Hawaiian glossary is included in the back of each book.