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Powder Monkey: Adventures of a Young Sailor
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Bloomsbury USA
Publication date October 3, 2006
Pages 275
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9781582347486
ISBN-10 1582347484
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.60 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock
Original list price $7.95
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
Thirteen-year-old Sam Witchall endures harsh conditions, battles, and a shipwreck after being pressed into service aboard the H.M.S. Miranda during the Napoleonic Wars. Reprint. description: Product Description:

An NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People

"Readers will be absorbed in the day-to-day life of young Sam, and his vivid tale will keep them on edge . . . Not for the faint of heart, this novel is a brilliant introduction." -School Library Journal

"Sam is an engaging narrator who includes tremendous detail about life aboard ships . . . described in vivid detail."-VOYA "Voracious fans of the nautical genre will happily sign on." -Kirkus Reviews

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Reprint edition from Bloomsbury USA (October 3, 2006)
9781582347486 | details & prices | 275 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 7-9 | 0.60 lbs | List price $7.95
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