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Sharks in the time of saviors : a novel

Author: Kawai Strong Washburn; Recorded Books, Inc.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, [2020] ℗2020
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : CD for computer : MP3   Computer File : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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When seven-year-old Noa Flores falls overboard on a cruise ship, a shiver of sharks quickly converge on the helpless boy. His mother, without thinking, jumps into the Pacific to save her son and bears witness to what can only be described as a miracle -- Noa being gingerly delivered to safety in the jaws of a shark. Years later, the effects of this incident still ripple through the community and nest deep within the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kawai Strong Washburn; Recorded Books, Inc.
ISBN: 9781980093374 1980093377
OCLC Number: 1141421848
Notes: Compact disc, MP3 format.
In container (19 cm.).
Spoken audio file. Indexed by chapter.
Title from container.
Performer(s): Performed by various narrators.
Description: 1 audio disc (10 hr., 30 min.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: MP3 format.; System requirements: CD/MP3 player or PC with MP3-capable software.
Responsibility: Kawai Strong Washburn.

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When seven-year-old Noa Flores falls overboard on a cruise ship, a shiver of sharks quickly converge on the helpless boy. His mother, without thinking, jumps into the Pacific to save her son and bears witness to what can only be described as a miracle -- Noa being gingerly delivered to safety in the jaws of a shark. Years later, the effects of this incident still ripple through the community and nest deep within the members of the Flores family. The parents, Malia and Augie, attempt to leverage Noa's status, and uproot themselves from their poverty-stricken life; Dean, the oldest son, struggles with the attention Noa receives, and places it upon himself to be the one to lift his family to higher means; Kaui, the youngest child, is often forgotten about, and she finds herself lost between being the brilliant student her family sees and expressing her true passions; and then there's Noa -- the prodigal child, tenaciously trying to uncover the full extent of his powers while dealing with a persistent sense of duty to his family and his home.

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