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68 knots [electronic resource] : a novel / Michael Evans.

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  • ISBN: 9781933718651 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 193371865X (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: New York : Tanglewood Press, 2011.

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Formatted Contents Note: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Chapter One; Chapter Two; Chapter Three; Chapter Four; Chapter Five; Chapter Six; Chapter Seven; Chapter Eight; Chapter Nine; Chapter Ten; Chapter Eleven; Chapter Twelve; Chapter Thirteen; Chapter Fourteen; Chapter Fifteen; Chapter Sixteen; Chapter Seventeen; Chapter Eighteen; About the Author.
Summary, etc.: After the sailing camp owner's suicide, eight teens find they have a boat to themselves. The 68 days of summer remaining are full of memorable events: encounters with wildlife and people, yacht races, pirate raids, a near fatal hunt for treasure, onboard parties, romance, and a call to heroism. Underlying the tale of adventures, however, is a subtle yet powerful story of awakening, of teens on the cusp of adulthood. They get to know that gap between who they are and who they want to be by experiencing tests of physical, emotional, and mental limits. A stirring debut, this novel examines issues.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Sailing > Fiction.
Survival > Fiction.
Conduct of life > Fiction.
Sailing > Juvenile fiction.
Conduct of life > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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