Island Boy Barbara Cooney

Island Boy

Author: Barbara Cooney
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Book Title
Island Boy
Author
Barbara Cooney
ISBN
9780140507560
The acclaimed author of Miss Rumphius recounts the lives of four generations living on a New England coastal island and the importance of family ties. The youngest and quietest of 12 children, Matthias grew closest to Tibbets Island, learning its secrets through the years. And though in later years he sailed to faraway places, he always returned to the island he loved. "Island Boy is certain to be a favorite for family sharing, as well as a must for school and public libraries. Teachers will love it; buy extra copies."--School Library Journal"As encompassing as the portrait of a life depicted in the award-winning Miss Rumphius, Cooney's latest work is an ode to simple acts of daily living."--Publishers Weekly Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Barbara CooneyPublisher: Puffin BooksPublished: 06/01/1991ISBN: 9780140507560Pages: 40Weight: 0.29lbsSize: 8.03h x 9.80w x 0.13dReview Citations: Publishers Weekly 06/21/1991Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 26554 / Island BoyReading Level: 4.7 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
The acclaimed author of Miss Rumphius recounts the lives of four generations living on a New England coastal island and the importance of family ties.

The youngest and quietest of 12 children, Matthias grew closest to Tibbets Island, learning its secrets through the years. And though in later years he sailed to faraway places, he always returned to the island he loved.

"Island Boy is certain to be a favorite for family sharing, as well as a must for school and public libraries. Teachers will love it; buy extra copies."--School Library Journal

"As encompassing as the portrait of a life depicted in the award-winning Miss Rumphius, Cooney's latest work is an ode to simple acts of daily living."--Publishers Weekly

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Barbara Cooney
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 06/01/1991
ISBN: 9780140507560
Pages: 40
Weight: 0.29lbs
Size: 8.03h x 9.80w x 0.13d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 06/21/1991

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 26554 / Island Boy
Reading Level: 4.7 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
The acclaimed author of Miss Rumphius recounts the lives of four generations living on a New England coastal island and the importance of family ties.

The youngest and quietest of 12 children, Matthias grew closest to Tibbets Island, learning its secrets through the years. And though in later years he sailed to faraway places, he always returned to the island he loved.

"Island Boy is certain to be a favorite for family sharing, as well as a must for school and public libraries. Teachers will love it; buy extra copies."--School Library Journal

"As encompassing as the portrait of a life depicted in the award-winning Miss Rumphius, Cooney's latest work is an ode to simple acts of daily living."--Publishers Weekly

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Barbara Cooney
Publisher: Puffin Books
Published: 06/01/1991
ISBN: 9780140507560
Pages: 40
Weight: 0.29lbs
Size: 8.03h x 9.80w x 0.13d

Review Citations: Publishers Weekly 06/21/1991

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 26554 / Island Boy
Reading Level: 4.7 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5