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Product Description: Three classic, timeless yarns to fill young readers' minds with action, adventure, and possibility—abridged for easy reading In Robinson Crusoe, Crusoe is stranded on an island, totally isolated, until 24 years later when he unexpectedly meets another human...read more

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9781405254656 | Abr rep edition (Egmont Books, June 1, 2012), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Three classic, timeless yarns to fill young readers' minds with action, adventure, and possibility—abridged for easy reading In Robinson Crusoe, Crusoe is stranded on an island, totally isolated, until 24 years later when he unexpectedly meets another human.

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Provides a fictional chronicle of the real-life ordeal of nineteen men, women, and children cast adrift on an ice floe off the coast of Greenland in 1871 as they struggle with the harsh elements and with each other. By the author of The Shadow Boxer.

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9780618139347 | Houghton Mifflin, February 6, 2006, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Provides a fictional chronicle of the real-life ordeal of nineteen men, women, and children cast adrift on an ice floe off the coast of Greenland in 1871, as they struggle with the harsh elements and with each other.

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Product Description: Bill Conan, a middle-aged adventurer, has entered a 30,000 mile solo race around the world in the sloop Josephine, seeing it as his last chance to win status and success. Risking the ultimate test of skill, strength and endurance, Conan will follow his course across the vast expanse of the treacherous Atlantic, toward the one disaster a seaman most dreads...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780025598706 | Macmillan Pub Co, September 1, 1981, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A middle-aged seaman, entered in a single-handed, around the world sailing race, falls overboard and is rescued by a family of dolphins

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9781574090260 | Sheridan House Inc, July 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Bill Conan, a middle-aged adventurer, has entered a 30,000 mile solo race around the world in the sloop Josephine, seeing it as his last chance to win status and success.

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Product Description: In 1914, after three years of civil war, the corrupt Mexican government collapsed, and the revolutionary armies seized Mexico City. In fear of peasant revolt, the Mexican aristocracy fled the country. Hoping to start a new life in a new land, the Vallerdas family—Rodrigo, Antonia, and their small son, Niki—set sail for California...read more

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9781561642212 | Pineapple Pr Inc, March 1, 2001, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In 1914, after three years of civil war, the corrupt Mexican government collapsed, and the revolutionary armies seized Mexico City.

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Product Description: Avis Dolphin doesn’t want to sail to England on the Lusitania. War is raging in Europe, and the Germans threaten to sink the ship. Avis is lonely and afraid until she meets a kindly professor whose stories of a magical island help her face an uncertain future...read more
By Willow Dawson (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781554984893 | Groundwood Books, May 5, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Avis Dolphin doesn’t want to sail to England on the Lusitania.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9780375405716, titled "The Lasko Tangent" | Abridged edition (Random House, April 1, 1999), cover price $8.99 | also contains The Lasko Tangent | About this edition: "Mr.

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Product Description: From the author of Beneath a Marble Sky comes an inspiring new novel of a man and a woman from different worlds whose love is put to the ultimate test as they struggle to survive an extraordinary set of circumstances. View our feature on John Shors' Beside a Burning Sea...read more

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9780451224927 | New Amer Library, September 2, 2008, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: From the author of Beneath a Marble Sky comes an inspiring new novel of a man and a woman from different worlds whose love is put to the ultimate test as they struggle to survive an extraordinary set of circumstances.

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Product Description: An astonishing, ambitious and masterful new novel, with echoes of Birdsong, that reads at the pace of a thriller.On its way to the Galápagos Islands, a light aircraft crashes into the sea. Zoologist Daniel Kennedy is confronted with a stark Darwinian choice...read more

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9780385617802 | Gardners Books, January 21, 2010, cover price $21.40 | About this edition: An astonishing, ambitious and masterful new novel, with echoes of Birdsong, that reads at the pace of a thriller.

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Product Description: This is the story of a cabin boy called Jan Pelgrom and a soldier involved in a notorious mutiny after the shipwreck of the Batavia off Western Australia in 1629. Unlike most of the other mutineers who were hanged, the two men were marooned on the Australian mainland and become Australia's very first European settlers...read more

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9781847801425 | Frances Lincoln Childrens Books, April 1, 2011, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This is the story of a cabin boy called Jan Pelgrom and a soldier involved in a notorious mutiny after the shipwreck of the Batavia off Western Australia in 1629.

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Product Description: This classic tale of shipwreck and survival is reprinted in a new edition, with essays that provide a historical perspective and trace the sources from which Kenneth Roberts (1885-1957) drew his tale. A native Mainer, Roberts, whose historical novels include Northwest Passage and Arundel, was intrigued by the story of the December 1710 wreck of the Nottingham...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jack Bales (editor), Kenneth Roberts and Richard H. Warner (editor)

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9780874517446 | Univ Pr of New England, March 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This classic tale of shipwreck and survival is reprinted in a new edition, with essays that provide a historical perspective and trace the sources from which Kenneth Roberts (1885-1957) drew his tale.

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Product Description: At the age of nineteen, Sir Edmund, third son of an English earl, discovers a taste for spanking, submission, and dominant men. Caught on his knees in his father's stables, his backside marked by the whip and his lips around a stable hand's member, he is banished to Louisiana, to pursue the sugar planter's trade...read more

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9781602826588 | Bold Strokes Books, April 17, 2012, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: At the age of nineteen, Sir Edmund, third son of an English earl, discovers a taste for spanking, submission, and dominant men.

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A collection of fifteen fictional stories of survival includes the work of Jack London, John Wesley Powell, Stephen Crane, Mary Reid, Daniel Defoe, Victor Hugo, and Lamar Underwood, among others. Original.
By Lamar Underwood (editor)

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9781592282364 | Lyons Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of fifteen fictional stories of survival includes the work of Jack London, John Wesley Powell, Stephen Crane, Mary Reid, Daniel Defoe, Victor Hugo, and Lamar Underwood, among others.

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Product Description: From the New York Times bestselling author of Code Name: Nanny and Code Name: Princess comes the hottest adventure yet! Miki is living every woman's fantasy -- stranded on a desert island with a rugged navy SEAL. But little does Miki know she's a suspect in an international high-tech robbery, and her steely-eyed companion is ready, willing and able to do anything to make her talk...read more

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9781410403551 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, February 20, 2008), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: From the New York Times bestselling author of Code Name: Nanny and Code Name: Princess comes the hottest adventure yet!

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9780373771233 | Hqn Books, May 1, 2006, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Stranded on a desert island with Navy SEAL Max Preston, sassy freelance photojournalist Miki, who, unbeknownst to her, is a suspect in an international high-tech robbery, must place her trust in Max and his canine companion when a hurricane comes their way and with it brings a dangerous enemy.

Based on the true story of a Dutch East India flagship, the Batavia, which foundered off the coast of Western Australia in 1629, this work shows how Jeronimus Cornelisz, a thirty-year-old apothecary with murder, mutiny, rape and torture on his mind, assumes command of the survivors, who all thought they were lucky to be alive.

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9780743213424 | Simon & Schuster, July 1, 2001, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the deadly rampage of Jeronimus Cornelisz, an apothecary aboard the Batavia on a 1629 voyage, as he becomes so twisted by greed and lust that he incites a mutiny, wrecks the ship, and unleashes a reign of terror on the survivors.

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9780330489799 | New edition (Pan Macmillan, August 1, 2003), cover price $13.55 | About this edition: Based on the true story of a Dutch East India flagship, the Batavia, which foundered off the coast of Western Australia in 1629, this work shows how Jeronimus Cornelisz, a thirty-year-old apothecary with murder, mutiny, rape and torture on his mind, assumes command of the survivors, who all thought they were lucky to be alive.

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Product Description: Love, betrayal, and voodoo darkness, beneath a seething sun, in book two of the Shipwrecked sagaThis time, there’s no fire in the dream. All I see is a hazy yellow glow. Then a beautiful girl's face slowly appears. She's smiling at me, but a tear is trickling down her cheek...read more

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9781405264587 | Egmont Books, December 1, 2014, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Love, betrayal, and voodoo darkness, beneath a seething sun, in book two of the Shipwrecked sagaThis time, there’s no fire in the dream.

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Product Description: Deep Blue is a book about things that go wrong at sea (and under the sea), and what happens when they do. It features the best writing from the literature of shipwrecks, nautical survival, and cannibalism as well as tales of submarine adventure including an excerpt from Peter Maas's The Terrible Hours...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Nate Hardcastle (editor)

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9781560253136 | Da Capo Pr, May 28, 2001, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Deep Blue is a book about things that go wrong at sea (and under the sea), and what happens when they do.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781885408631 | Unabridged edition (Listen & Live Audio, April 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Contributors such as Robert Louis Stevenson and Stephen Crane provide tales of seafaring voyages gone awry and the exciting feats of nautical survival that followed.

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Product Description: Tess, an aspiring seamstress, thinks she’s had an incredibly lucky break when she is hired by famous designer Lady Lucile Duff Gordon to be her personal maid on the Titanic. Once on board, Tess catches the eye of two men—a kind sailor and an enigmatic Chicago businessman—who offer differing views of what lies ahead for her in America...read more

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9780385535588 | Doubleday, February 21, 2012, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Just in time for the centennial anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic comes a vivid, romantic, and relentlessly compelling historical novel about a spirited young woman who survives the disaster only to find herself embroiled in the media frenzy left in the wake of the tragedy.

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9780307948199 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, January 1, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Tess, an aspiring seamstress, thinks she’s had an incredibly lucky break when she is hired by famous designer Lady Lucile Duff Gordon to be her personal maid on the Titanic.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780307970121 | Unabridged edition (Random House, February 21, 2012), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Just in time for the centennial anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic comes a vivid, romantic, and relentlessly compelling historical novel about a spirited young woman who survives the disaster only to find herself embroiled in the media frenzy left in the wake of the tragedy.

Library:

9781611733518 | Large print edition (Center Point Pub, April 1, 2012), cover price $36.95

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Product Description: "More psychological depth than Robinson Crusoe."—Frank McCourtPraise for Lone Wolves:"A beautiful and moving story of courage and love."—Ray Bradbury"Powerful, eloquent, and fascinating, showcasing a vanishing way of life in rich detail...read more

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9781935248576 | Leapfrog Pr, August 12, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: "More psychological depth than Robinson Crusoe.
9781849391962 | Reprint edition (Andersen Pr Ltd, May 1, 2012), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: An astonishing tale of survival in Alaska, this poignant Robinson Crusoe story is based on true events A year after his mother dies, 16-year old Seth and his dog, Tucker, are washed overboard from his father's fishing boat during a torrential storm, and are assumed drowned.

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When Donovan Riggs joins the war and is sent to an island in the South Pacific in 1945, he meets an American woman who is the sole survivor of a plane crash.

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9780786270576 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, December 17, 2004), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: When Donovan Riggs joins the war and is sent to an island in the South Pacific in 1945, he meets an American woman who is the sole survivor of a plane crash.

Paperback:

9781594150555 | Large print edition (Christian Large Print, May 30, 2005), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: When Donovan Riggs joins the war and is sent to an island in the South Pacific in 1945, he meets an American woman who is the sole survivor of a plane crash.
9780736909761 | Harvest House Pub, June 1, 2004, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: A wonderful romantic story that surpasses time.

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An impressionistic novel concerns the assortment of crew members aboard a dismal schooner hunting for green sea turtles in the Caribbean

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9780394756677 | Vintage Books, January 1, 1988, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: An impressionistic novel concerns the assortment of crew members aboard a dismal schooner hunting for green sea turtles in the Caribbean
9780553208474 | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, September 1, 1979), cover price $3.95 | also contains Splinters of Light | About this edition: An adventure story and a deeply considered meditation upon the sea itself.

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9780930773014 | Black Heron Pr, January 1, 1985, cover price $6.00

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9780811800341 | Reprint edition (Chronicle Books Llc, April 1, 1994), cover price $10.95

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Product Description: Friday, winner of the 1967 Grand Prix du Roman of the Académie Française, is a sly, enchanting retelling of the legend of Robinson Crusoe by the man the New Yorker calls "France's best and probably best-known writer." Cast away on a tropical island, Michel Tournier's god-fearing Crusoe sets out to tame it, to remake it in the image of the civilization he has left behind...read more

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9780801855924 | Reprint edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, March 18, 1997), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Friday, winner of the 1967 Grand Prix du Roman of the Académie Française, is a sly, enchanting retelling of the legend of Robinson Crusoe by the man the New Yorker calls "France's best and probably best-known writer.
9780394728803 | Random House Inc, March 1, 1985, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: In a revised version of the Robinson Crusoe legend, a young mulato named Friday shows Crusoe a new outlook on life

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Product Description: DESPERATE MEASURES Since the nukecaust, the American dream has been reduced to a daily fight for survival. In the hellish landscape of Deathlands, few dare to dream of a better tomorrow. But Ryan Cawdor and his companions press on, driven by the need for a future less treacherous than the present...read more

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9780412045714, titled "Gynecologic Oncology: Treatment Rationale and Techniques" | Chapman & Hall, August 1, 1991, cover price $89.95 | also contains Gynecologic Oncology: Treatment Rationale and Techniques

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9780373626335 | Gold Eagle, July 7, 2015, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: DESPERATE MEASURES Since the nukecaust, the American dream has been reduced to a daily fight for survival.

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Product Description: A classic of science fiction and a dark meditation on Darwinian thought in the late Victorian period, The Island of Doctor Moreau explores the possibility of civilization as a constraint imposed on savage human nature. The protagonist, Edward Prendick, finds himself stranded on an island with the notorious Doctor Moreau, whose experiments on the island’s humans and animals result in unspeakable horrors...read more
By Mason Harris (editor)

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9781551113272 | Reprint edition (Broadview Pr, July 7, 2009), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A classic of science fiction and a dark meditation on Darwinian thought in the late Victorian period, The Island of Doctor Moreau explores the possibility of civilization as a constraint imposed on savage human nature.

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Product Description: Englishman Edward Prendick finds himself shipwrecked on the open ocean. When a passing ship takes him aboard and revives him, things are starting to look less gloomy for the young scientist. Yet little does he know things about to get much worse...read more

Hardcover:

9781597072359, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Reprint edition (Papercutz, January 4, 2011), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Wells's most visionary tales, this is the disturbing tale of Pendrick, a shipwrecked naturalist who unwittingly discovers a horrific scientific and social experiment that is creating a mutant race of hideous creatures, half-human and half-beast.
9780575095168 | Reprint edition (Victor Gollancz, July 9, 2010), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: H.

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9781522912361, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Createspace Independent Pub, December 25, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Edward Prendick is shipwrecked in the Pacific.
9781522912590, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Createspace Independent Pub, December 25, 2015, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Edward Prendick is shipwrecked in the Pacific.
9781518794889, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Createspace Independent Pub, October 27, 2015, cover price $6.99 | also contains Island of Dr. Moreau, The Island of Dr. Moreau | About this edition: Edward Prendick is shipwrecked in the Pacific.
9781518795374, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Createspace Independent Pub, October 27, 2015, cover price $6.99 | also contains Island of Dr. Moreau, The Island of Dr. Moreau | About this edition: Edward Prendick is shipwrecked in the Pacific.
9781517673598, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Createspace Independent Pub, October 5, 2015, cover price $8.99 | also contains Island of Dr. Moreau, The Island of Dr. Moreau
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Miscellaneous:

9780553901108, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Bantam Classic & Loveswept, December 28, 2004, cover price $4.95 | also contains Island of Dr. Moreau, The Island of Dr. Moreau

CD/Spoken Word:

9781520004075, titled "The Island of Doctor Moreau" | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, April 19, 2016), cover price $39.99 | also contains Island of Dr. Moreau, The Island of Dr. Moreau | About this edition: Englishman Edward Prendick finds himself shipwrecked on the open ocean.
9781520004112, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, April 19, 2016), cover price $29.99 | also contains Island of Dr. Moreau, The Island of Dr. Moreau | About this edition: Englishman Edward Prendick finds himself shipwrecked on the open ocean.
9781606462751, titled "The Island of Dr. Moreau" | Unabridged edition (Audio Book Contractors, April 12, 2012), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Edward Prendick is shipwrecked on an island where a mad vivisectionist is transforming animals into human beings with monstrous results!

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