The loud silence of Francine Green

225 pages

English language

Published Jan. 21, 2006 by Clarion Books.

ISBN:
9780618504558
OCLC Number:
62188860

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In 1949, thirteen-year-old Francine goes to Catholic school in Los Angeles where she becomes best friends with a girl who questions authority and is frequently punished by the nuns, causing Francine to question her own values.

1 edition

Subjects

  • Conformity -- Fiction.
  • Catholic schools -- Fiction.
  • Schools -- Fiction.
  • Best friends -- Fiction.
  • Friendship -- Fiction.
  • Family life -- California -- Fiction.
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- 20th century -- Fiction.
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1953.