by Deborah Wiles (Book 1, "The Sixties Trilogy")
"The fearful events of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis are witnessed by eleven-year-old Franny, who finds her life and perspectives changing throughout the course of a week that is also marked by difficult family issues." - NoveList
Series: Book 1, "The Sixties Trilogy"
Shooting the Moon by Frances O'Roark Dowell
Cold War on Maplewood Street by Gayle Rosengren
The Red Umbrella by Christina Diaz Gonzalez