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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville JF TAY (Text) 32604000213527 DCTPLD J Fiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland YF TAYLO (Text) 76383000457405 Youth Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV FICTION TAYL (Text) 39391006834533 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library J FIC TAY (Text) 39692000339365 Children's Area Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J FIC Taylor (Text) 31208911728337 children fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780440416630
  • ISBN: 9781439555163 (Paw Prints)
  • ISBN: 1439555168 (Paw Prints)
  • Physical Description: 137 pages ; 18 cm
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Yearling, 2002.

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Summary, etc.:
When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, an adolescent white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old black man are stranded on a tiny Caribbean island where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion.
Target Audience Note:
RL: 5.2.
860 Lexile.
Subject: Survival. > Juvenile fiction.
Shipwreck survival > Juvenile fiction.
Survival at sea. > Juvenile fiction.
Airplane crash survival. > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Prejudices > Juvenile fiction.

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