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The young man and the sea

Author: W R Philbrick
Publisher: New York : Blue Sky Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After his mother's death, twelve-year-old Skiff Beaman decides that it is up to him to earn money to take care of himself and his father, so he undertakes a dangerous trip alone out on the ocean off the coast of Maine to try to catch a huge bluefin tuna.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W R Philbrick
ISBN: 0439368294 9780439368292
OCLC Number: 52386319
Description: 191 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Lobster boy --
Swampers --
By the barrel raised --
Rotten to the keel --
Attack of the vampire mud worms --
Finest kind --
Ringing of the hammer --
What the grease monkey said --
Money by the pound --
Lobster in the parlor --
Trap wars --
Rich boy in the dark of night --
When you wake up --
By hook and by crook --
Where the big fish live --
Blushing bandit --
Three rules for Skiff Beaman --
What happened to the stars --
If mist made the world --
Take my breath away --
When the whoosh comes by --
Keg rider --
Nantucket sleigh ride --
Angel in the mist --
Tail on the door.
Responsibility: Rodman Philbrick.
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After his mother's death, twelve-year-old Skiff Beaman decides that it is up to him to earn money to take care of himself and his father, so he undertakes a dangerous trip alone out on the ocean off the coast of Maine to try to catch a huge bluefin tuna.

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