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The Resource Journey to the river sea, Eva Ibbotson

Journey to the river sea, Eva Ibbotson

Label
Journey to the river sea
Title
Journey to the river sea
Statement of responsibility
Eva Ibbotson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Maia, orphaned at 13, is unhappy to be staying with relatives hundreds of miles up the Amazon. She becomes friends with an English boy who lives with the locals. They are forced to flee upriver, pursued by an assortment of eccentric characters.
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StDuBDS
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Ibbotson, Eva
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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Amazon River Region
Summary expansion
An Amazon adventure set in the wilderness of Brazil, Journey to the River Sea is filled with mystery and memorable characters.It is 1910 and Maia, tragically orphaned at thirteen, has been sent from England to start a new life with distant relatives in Manaus, hundreds of miles up the Amazon. She is accompanied by an eccentric and mysterious governess who has secret reasons of her own for making the journey. Both soon discover an exotic world bursting with new experiences in Journey to the River Sea, Eva Ibbotson's highly colourful, joyous adventure.This 15th anniversary edition includes a forward by Lauren St John, author of The White Giraffe.Winner of the Smarties Gold Medal.Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Award
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Journey to the river sea, Eva Ibbotson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0026685358
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
  • 15th anniversary edition /
  • with a foreword by Lauren St. John.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781509832255
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Journey to the river sea, Eva Ibbotson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0026685358
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
  • 15th anniversary edition /
  • with a foreword by Lauren St. John.
Extent
291 pages
Isbn
9781509832255
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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