Six kids. One fate. Nick, J.J., Will, Lyssa, Charla, and Ian. They didn’t want to be on the boat in the first place. And when a terrifying storm hits, it’s all. The Paperback of the Shipwreck (Island Series #1) by Gordon Korman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. Island. Book one, Shipwreck / Gordon Korman. When six troubled kids are placed on a Pacific island as part of a strict program called Charting a New Course.
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Shipwreck by Gordon Korman was a very interesting book. School Library Journal Review Gr Six young teens with discipline problems are sent on a sea journey sponsored by a group called Charting a New Course, an organization designed to help troubled youths straighten out their lives. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Radford Who deserts the ship days later leaving the six kids alone in the sea. One morning, the kids awaken and discover that the first mate and only adult remaining on boardMr. His personality serves to counteract the meanness of Calvin Radford.
While in New York, he met his future wife; live in Long Island with their three children. First Chapter or Excerpt 6 Kids. There are only three.
She is serious and reserved, and she is very self-conscious about her family’s financial situation. Instead, they wind up meeting their presumed dead companions Lyssa and J. The following items were successfully added. Spokesman for Jonathan Lane. I read this book when I was younger but wanted to read it again because it is so good.
But when things got interesting at the end, it left with issland a big cliffhanger leaving me hungry for more. In shipwrecked there are alot of conflicts.
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During the storm, J. I hate how they crash and how they are all split up at first. Is it based on a true story? September Learn how and when to remove this template message. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
A bunch of unlikable, incredibly stupid children end up on a boat together and continue to do kormaj things until they cause a shipwreck in the middle of the Pacific. I highly recommend this series, especially if you are a fan on Korman’s other books. There was an error while adding the following items. Shipwreck Island 1 by Gordon Korman. The genre of the book is realistic fiction. I would definitely recommend this to everyone.
It kept me in a whats going to happen feeling. If you like islands and what to do about suviving on it with just you and your friends, then i recommend this to those. Library Locations and Hours. Items borrowed from other libraries through Interlibrary Loan are dependent on the policies of the lending library.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. I feel bad since they didn’t voluntarily decide to be on the boat.
Shipwreck (Island, #1) by Gordon Korman
He endures a broken arm rather than betray his friends. Shipwreck took place in the Pacific Ocean. He begins to become delirious and slips into unconsciousness, and, as Ian states, if he is sbipwreck taken to a doctor soon, he may not make it. To one desert island, add some shipwrec, representatives of the human race. These six kids all from very different backgrounds and personalities end up o Shipwreck by Gordan Korman was a very good start to a series.
This book was short but really good.
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Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the kodman permission of the publisher. With one person hanging off because the raft isn’t big enough, they drift through the Pacific for days.
When he was thrown overboard and managed to cling to a part of the ship that shipwrexk him afloat, he didn’t think twice about jumping back into the turbulent sea to save one of the other kids who was too weak to tread water and was ready to go under.