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Eleven-year-old Danny Crane is alone on his favorite beach in Hawaii when the world is torn apart and World War II officially hits the United States. Does he have what it takes to find his way home in the midst of the bombs, the smoke, and the destruction of the day that will live in infamy?
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- A Japanese plane was heading right toward him. Danny sprinted, peering over his
shoulder as the plane flew closer. He could see into the cockpit. The pilot was
glaring at him through his goggled eyes.
Rat, tat, tat, tat,
Machine gun fire!
Bullets hit the sand around Danny's bare
Run! Danny told himself. Faster!
The roar of the plane got
louder. Danny fell forward, smashing his face into the hard sand.
explosion shook the ground.
And then Danny couldn't hear anything at all.