6 edition of Across the Wide Ocean found in the catalog.
April 24, 2007
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||80|
More than a simple adventure story, or even a personal memoir of what the author did right and wrong when sailing as crew across the Atlantic (3 times!), the book is a comprehensive look at all aspects of crewing, with interviews of 32 captains and 58 sailors who sailed the Atlantic Ocean for a wide perspective. Ocean Vuong, bestselling author of "On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous," talks about writing and inspiration with the L.A. Times Book : Dorany Pineda.
Wow! This book has just zoomed to the top of my favorites! This was my first chance to read a book by Carrie Turansky, and I am over the moon in love with it! No Ocean Too Wide has it all- characters who will tug at your heartstrings, a unique plot, enough injustice to keep your blood boiling the entire time, and NO reason to ever put it down. Across the Wide Dark Sea. Dial Books. Meet the Author. As a child, Jean Van Leeuwen always had a book in her hands—when visiting, in the car, or even under her bed covers. She started to write her first book, a horse story, in the sixth grade. She didn't have a plan for the book, though, so she gave up on it after only a few chapters.
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Across the Wide Dark Sea book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A small boy and his father set sail from England in/5.
A Bridge Across the Ocean is an absolutely fantastic book a true must-read for anyone who likes historical fiction. Susan Meissner creates an intriguing and original cast of characters whose stories intertwine in a clever and unexpected manner/5. "No Ocean Too Wide is a compelling story of the McAlister family, tragically caught up in the British Home Children immigration schemes.
The author, with her impressive attention to the historical facts of these programs, woven together with the trials and tribulations of Laura, Grace, Katie, and Garth, makes this book not only one of the most /5(76).
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He was, by then, 90 percent of the way across the ocean but had spent the last six weeks paddling in circles in the Bermuda Triangle, trapped by wind and currents. A storm had damaged his rudder.
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Award-winning author Carrie Turansky takes readers on a riveting quest across the Atlantic Ocean in her latest Edwardian-era novel, No Ocean Too Wide (6/25/19, Multnomah).
Inspired by true events surrounding the British Home Children phenomenon—where poor British children were emigrated to Canada with the promise of a better life—Turansky. A Bridge Across the Ocean. Susan Meissner. A Bridge Across the Ocean opens with a spectral encounter aboard the RMS Queen Mary on the first day of her maiden voyage, followed by Brette’s unwanted meeting with a ghost in the present day at a baby shower.
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No Ocean Too Wide is a fine example of a historical novel performing one of its most important functions: bringing to life, honoring, and preserving a piece of history that might otherwise go forgotten.
Turansky’s novel is sure to capture readers with the heartache and hope entwining the McAlister family’s : The Crown Publishing Group. Romeo and Juliet Review of The Great, Wide World Part 1. June 6, June 9, ~ francienyc ~ 6 Comments.
The prompt: Write a review of your life as if it were a movie or a book. The Great, Wide World: Part 1 is, at heart, an existential story of self definition. The protagonist is not as iconic as Holden Caulfield, but then she is not as.
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Across the ocean wide, That sweeps the Orient strand, There heathen night abides, Tho’ beauteous is the land; And human hearts are there, And human need is great: To save them from despair, Why will you longer wait.
Go, bear to them the news, No longer make excuse; The Lord’s command obey, "Go work, go work today." Go, seek to save the lost, Nor wait to count. Across the Wide Ocean A mother, a teacher, a wife, a geek. Such is the difficulty in staying connected in the modern age–we can access each other instantly across the whole world, but everyone has to agree on the platform.
the chorus, ‘Where the ocean meets the sky, I’ll be sailing.’ You guys, that’s what they were doing in. - Book 1 of the McAlister Family Novels ~ featuring Laura McAlister and her search for her three younger siblings who have been taken away to Canada as British Home Children.
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Escape Across the Wide Sea Book Summary and Study Guide. Katherine Kirkpatrick Booklist Katherine Kirkpatrick Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Escape Across the Wide Sea; Persecuted French Huguenots, Daniel and his family courageously travel from France to the Caribbean to New York to New Rochelle, always hopeful and hardworking.
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This classic of Alabama fiction centers on the unlikely relationship—a friendship built, more than anything, on storytelling—between an year-old woman in a nursing home .Winds, water density, and tides all drive ocean currents.
Coastal and sea floor features influence their location, direction, and speed. Earth’s rotation results in the Coriolis Effect which also influences ocean currents. Similar to a person trying to walk in a straight line across a spinning merry-go-round, winds and ocean waters get deflected from a straight line path as they travel.Across the Wide Dark Sea by Jean Van Leeuwen Illustrated by Thomas B.
Allen I stood close to my father as the anchor was pulled dripping from the sea. Above us, white sails rose against a bright blue sky. They fluttered, then filled with wind. Our ship began to move.