By Caroline B. Cooney
Unique ebook: 1989
Will Maine’s ancient Schooner Inne mattress and Breakfast be a secure haven for the island children boarding through the tuition year—or the top of them all?
Christina Romney is 13, with a character that fits her unruly yet fascinating tri-colored hair. She is ready to begin 7th grade, and for children from Maine’s Burning Fog Island, that suggests leaving their little white schoolhouse for normal study rooms and existence at the mainland. every person assures Christina it is going to be an exquisite yr. Mainland university bargains nice merits, in any case: extracurricular actions except boating and fishing, a gymnasium, a cafeteria, and extra childrens her age. better of all, this 12 months the boarding scholars will reside on the historical Schooner Inne, a former sea captain’s condo (and now a mattress and breakfast) lately got through the school’s charismatic new critical and his spouse, Mr. and Mrs. Shevvington.
But Christina is anxious. She adores the wildness and pleasure of her island lifestyles. Boarding along with her island buddies would definitely support: Anya, a gorgeous senior, fifteen-year-old Benji, the aspiring lobsterman, and his crush-worthy more youthful brother Michael. yet Christina’s apprehension sharpens whilst Benji and Michael aren’t as pleasant as they was at the island, and Anya begins performing so surprisingly it kind of feels she is slowly wasting her brain. Christina is more and more sure the Shevvingtons are in the back of all of those alterations. yet not anyone else can see the Shevvingtons’ eerie behavior—not different academics, no longer her mom and dad, no longer even her fellow island childrens. Is Anya the only going loopy within the Schooner Inne—or is it Christina?
This booklet good points an illustrated biography of Caroline B. Cooney together with infrequent photos and never-before-seen files from the author’s own assortment.
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