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Sinking the Dayspring / Dave & Neta Jackson ; illustrated by Anne Gavitt.

Jackson, Dave (Author). Jackson, Neta. (Added Author). Gavitt, Anne, (illustrator.).
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  • 0 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Trailblazer books.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
LaGrange Co PL - Bookmobile ju JAC (Text) 30477101297269 Children: Chapter Book In transit -
LaGrange Co PL - Bookmobile ju JAC (Text) 30477101297277 Children: Chapter Book In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781939445377
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Evanston, Illinois : Castle Rock Creative, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 144).
Formatted Contents Note:
Ships shares -- The owner's request -- No other choice -- The trader's threat -- Feasting with cannibals -- Guns and kegs -- Rough surf -- "Rain" from below -- Back to the sea -- The derelict dwelling -- A slave to the traders -- Coral reef relief -- The Dayspring II -- More about John G. Paton.
Summary, etc.:
Kevin Gilmore, a fourteen-year-old orphan, reluctantly joins the crew of a missionary ship leaving Australia in 1866, but when a hurricane strands him on a South Sea island and he is captured by slave traders, he finds the courage to trust in God.
Subject: Paton, John Gibson, 1824-1907 > Juvenile fiction.
Missionaries > Fiction.
Slave trade > Fiction.
Christian life > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Biographical fiction.

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