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Sharks in the time of saviors / Kawai Strong Washburn.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Thorndike press large print reviewers' choice.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library NEW LP WAS (Text) 70743000181688 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432882600
  • ISBN: 1432882600
  • Physical Description: 513 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
In 1995 Hawaii, seven-year-old Nainoa Flores falls overboard from a cruise ship. When sharks appear in the water, everyone fears the worst. But instead, Noa is gingerly delivered to his mother in the jaws of a shark, marking his story as the stuff of legends. Nainoa's family hails his rescue as a sign of favor from ancient Hawaiian gods--one that appears validated after he exhibits new abilities. But as time passes, this supposed divine favor begins to drive the family apart. When supernatural events revisit the Flores family, they are forced to reckon with the bonds of family, the meaning of heritage, and the cost of survival." -- page [4] of cover.
Subject: Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Mythology > Fiction.
Sharks > Fiction.
Animal heroes > Fiction.
Hawaii > Fiction.
Genre: Large type books.
Magic realism (Literature)
Historical fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Paranormal fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Magic realist fiction.

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Thorndike press large print reviewers' choice.

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