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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

In 1940, a group of British children, their escorts, and some sailors struggle to survive in a lifeboat when the ship taking them to safety in Canada is torpedoed. Includes historical notes.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J FIC HOOD (Text) 33892100754986 Children's New Books Book None 09/20/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781481468831
  • ISBN: 1481468839
  • ISBN: 9781481468848
  • ISBN: 1481468847
  • Physical Description: 314 pages, [11] pages of plates : illustrations, map, portraits ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Based on a true story."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
In 1940, a group of British children, their escorts, and some sailors struggle to survive in a lifeboat when the ship taking them to safety in Canada is torpedoed. Includes historical notes.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-13.
Subject: Evacuation of civilians (1939-1945 : World War)
World War (1939-1945)
Survival > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Evacuation of civilians > Great Britain > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Children > Juvenile fiction.
Ocean travel > Juvenile fiction.
Ocean liners > Juvenile fiction.
Lifeboats > Juvenile fiction.
Novels in verse.
Survival > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Evacuation of civilians > Great Britain > Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Children > Fiction.
Ocean travel > Fiction.
Ocean liners > Fiction.
Lifeboats > Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Children.
Lifeboats.
Ocean liners.
Ocean travel.
Survival.
Great Britain.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Novels in verse.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Novels in verse.

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