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by Sharon Creech

  • ISBN: 0060766735
  • Author: Sharon Creech
  • ePub ver: 1325 kb
  • Fb2 ver: 1325 kb
  • Rating: 4.6 of 5
  • Language: English
  • Pages: 320
  • Publisher: HarperTeen (August 23, 2005)
  • Formats: mobi azw doc rtf
  • Category: Kids
  • Subcategory: Growing Up & Facts of Life
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The Wanderer is a children's novel by Sharon Creech, published in 2000. It was shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and named a Newbery Honor book.

The Wanderer is a children's novel by Sharon Creech, published in 2000. Sophie, a 13-year-old girl with two non-biological parents, is the only girl amongst a crew of her three uncles (Dock, Mo, & Stew) and her two cousins (Brian & Cody) on the way to visit her grandpa, Bompie, who lives in England. The story is told from her point-of-view and also from Cody's

Drawings by. DAVID DIAZ. Uncle Dock, who is a carpenter in his real life, walked us around The Wanderer the first day, pointing out things that needed fixing.

Drawings by. This baby needs a little attention, he said. Rudder needs work, yep, and the keel, too, yep, and That whole bilge needs redoing, yep, and Those electrics-gotta rewire, yep, and Whole thing needs sprucing up, yep.

Home Sharon Creech The Wanderer. 10. Have you read any other books by Sharon Creech? If so, can you think of any similarities in themes or techniques?

Home Sharon Creech The Wanderer. Have you read any other books by Sharon Creech? If so, can you think of any similarities in themes or techniques? Questions for sharon creech. 1. Sophie, like Sal in Walk Two Moons, is the kind of storyteller that makes stories come alive. How do you perceive your own role as storyteller?

Her books have received awards in both the . and abroad, including the Newbery Medal for Walk Two Moons, the Newbery Honor for The Wanderer, and Great Britain’s Carnegie Medal for Ruby Holler. Before beginning her writing career, Sharon Creech taught English for fifteen years in England and Switzerland. She and her husband now live in Maine, lured there by our grandchildren, Creech says.

Sharon Creech is the author of the Newbery Medal winner Walk Two Moons and the Newbery Honor Book The Wanderer. Her other work includes the novels Hate That Cat, The Castle Corona, Replay, Heartbeat, Granny Torrelli Makes Soup, Ruby Holler, Love That Dog, Bloomability, Absolutely Normal Chaos, Chasing Redbird, and Pleasing the Ghost, as well as three picture books: A Fine, Fine School; Fishing in the Air; and Who's That Baby?

If I were to write down my favourite quotes from The Wanderer by Sharon Creech, I have a feeling I would end up transcribing the whole book. Choosing just one moment doesn't seem fair

If I were to write down my favourite quotes from The Wanderer by Sharon Creech, I have a feeling I would end up transcribing the whole book. Choosing just one moment doesn't seem fair. The Wanderer is life and as alive as the sea.

illustrated by David Diaz. This acclaimed bestselling Newbery Honor Book from multi-award-winning author Sharon Creech is a classic and moving story of adventure, self-discovery, and one girl's independence

illustrated by David Diaz. This acclaimed bestselling Newbery Honor Book from multi-award-winning author Sharon Creech is a classic and moving story of adventure, self-discovery, and one girl's independence. Thirteen-year-old Sophie hears the sea calling, promising adventure and a chance for discovery as she sets sail for England with her three uncles and two cousins. Sophie’s cousin Cody isn’t so sure he has the strength to prove himself to the crew and to his father.

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The sea, the sea, the sea.It rolled and rolled and called to me.Come in, it said, come in.

Sophie hears the sea calling, promising adventure as she sets sail for England with her three uncles and two cousins. Sophie's cousin Cody isn't sure he has the strength to prove himself to the crew and to his father. Through Sophie's and Cody's travel logs, we hear stories of the past and the daily challenges of surviving at sea as The Wanderer sails toward its destination -- and its passengers search for their places in the world.

Comments (7)

Xisyaco
Why are the reviews for this album about a book. Love this album. My favorite album of all time!
Talvinl
Sharon creech does it again. An amazing book vivid with visual prose and a narrator that makes her world come to life in a unique way where you're unsure of the characters reliability in telling her own story keeping you anticipating the next.
Rich Vulture
An enjoyable read that explores multigenerational family dynamics and the nature of memory and storytelling in the midst of an exciting adventure at sea.
Mildorah
This is a book that will touch your heart. As an adult I thoroughly enjoyed it. You will laugh and you will cry (or at least have some 'warm, fuzzy moments). Totally appropriate for upper primary and above. I'm not giving anything away, simply pick the book up and enjoy. Highly recommended.
dermeco
My 11 year old son's favorite book.
Sti
Good read, especially when you are traveling.
Vudogal
Sharon Creech is a wonderful writer and this is a good book, however if you haven't read "Walk Two Moons" (her Newbery award winner), then you should read that first. (Or maybe not, if you want to save the best for last....)
My problem with this book is that, even for a childrens book, it is too simplistic and silly at times: the child's simple view of life helping the adults see where they went wrong... That sort of thing.
Love Sharon Creech books! Great read!

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