By Caroline B. Cooney
Unique ebook: 1989
Will Maine’s old Schooner Inne mattress and Breakfast be a secure haven for the island little ones boarding through the institution 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 set to begin 7th grade, and for children from Maine’s Burning Fog Island, that implies leaving their little white schoolhouse for normal study rooms and existence at the mainland. every body assures Christina it is going to be a lovely 12 months. Mainland university bargains nice merits, in spite of everything: extracurricular actions except boating and fishing, a fitness center, a cafeteria, and extra young ones her age. better of all, this 12 months the boarding scholars will dwell on the historical Schooner Inne, a former sea captain’s condo (and now a mattress and breakfast) lately received through the school’s charismatic new imperative and his spouse, Mr. and Mrs. Shevvington.
But Christina is worried. She adores the wildness and pleasure of her island existence. Boarding together with her island acquaintances would definitely support: Anya, a stunning 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 appearing so unusually it kind of feels she is slowly wasting her brain. Christina is more and more sure the Shevvingtons are at the back of all of those adjustments. yet nobody else can see the Shevvingtons’ eerie behavior—not different lecturers, now not her mom and dad, now not even her fellow island young ones. Is Anya the only going loopy within the Schooner Inne—or is it Christina?
This booklet positive aspects an illustrated biography of Caroline B. Cooney together with infrequent photos and never-before-seen records from the author’s own assortment.
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