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This great and wide sea.

Robert Ervin Coker

This great and wide sea.

by Robert Ervin Coker

  • 152 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine biology,
  • Ocean

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 325 p. illus., maps, diagrs.
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14849829M

    Editions for The Great Wide Sea: (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Hardco. The Great Wide Sea is not, in itself, a difficult book. The plot is straightforward and the characters are, for the most part, easy to understand. But we're not gonna lie: the sailing jargon might put some readers off. We haven't seen this many nautical terms since Moby Dick.

    M. H. Herlong is a teacher, writer, former lawyer, and parent of four sons, and the author of The Great Wide Sea, a YALSA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults. The author has lived for twenty-seven years in More about M.H. Herlong. The Great Wide Sea Quotes Showing of 14 “Sometimes when you read a book or watch a TV show, you see the people and you think, Don’t do that. Don’t open that : M. H. Herlong.

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"Great and Wide Sea". This book will take you on Neva Majette's journey through a life filled with irony, heartbreak, love and death that will confirm that true love starts from within one's own heart and soul.5/5(3). "The Great Wide Sea" is one fantastic read/ride for the middle school group (I particularly had boys in mind, the ones who claim books are boring), for as I live and breathe, this book equals the Brian books by Gary Paulsen in intensity, character development, plot surprises, and quality writing/5(68).

Buy This great and wide sea: An introduction to oceanography and marine biology (Harper torchbooks) on FREE SHIPPING on This great and wide sea. book orders This great and wide sea: An introduction to oceanography and marine biology (Harper torchbooks): Coker, R.

E: : BooksAuthor: Coker, R. E., b. The Great Wide Sea is a survival story about a Dad and his three sons: Gerry, Ben, and Dylan. The boys mother, Christine, has just passed away, so their Dad decides to take them on a yearlong sailing trip around the Caribbean. The three boys and their Dad leave the Florida Keys in their sailboat, Chrysalis, and sail to several islands in the Bahamas/5.

Herlong's first book is a great survival story and a fine portrayal of family relationships in a time of crisis This page-turner of an adventure story is also a convincing, compelling, and ultimately moving novel/5(69). This great and wide sea. Chapel Hill, Univ.

of North Carolina Press [] (OCoLC) Online version: Coker, R.E. (Robert Ervin), This great and wide sea. Chapel Hill, Univ. of North Carolina Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: R E Coker. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coker, R.E. (Robert Ervin), b. This great and wide sea. New York: Harper & Row, (OCoLC) The Great Wide Sea got some rave reviews when it was published back in It even made the American Library Association's list of Best Books for Young Adults.

This was author M. Herlong's first book, by the way; she's since wrote a second novel about Hurricane Katrina. (Guess she has a. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection.

National Emergency The Great Wide Sea by R. Coker. Publication date Publisher Harper & Brothers Collection universallibrary Contributor Universal Digital Library Language English. Here is the sea, great and wide, which teems with creatures innumerable, living things both small and great.

Psalm English Standard Version You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more. The Great Wide Sea Summary. Like a lot of sixteen-year-olds, Ben Byron feels like everything's wrong. And, in his particular case, he might actually be right.

First, his mom died in a freak car accident. Then his dad pulled Ben and his little brothers, Dylan and Gerry, out of school so the whole family could spend a year at sea. Destination: the Bahamas. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of The Great Wide Sea by M.

Herlong. The Great Wide Sea (), a novel by M. Herlong, follows sixteen-year-old Ben Byron, who mourns the loss of his mother with his younger brothers, Gerry and Dylan, while spending a year at sea.

As Ben processes his grief, he clashes with his father, until he mysteriously vanishes from the boat. Herlong spins a gripping tale of adventure, survival, and the bonds of brotherhood in The Great Wide Sea.

Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a review4/5(16). Book Title: The Great Wide Sea Author: M.H. Herlong Chapters: 42 Pages: Type of book: Adventure My rating: 3 star (out of five) Setting: The Bahamas', USA/ An island Plot: Ben, Dylan, and Gerry miss their mother after she dies in a car accident.

But what will they do when their dad decides to sell the house and sail around the Bahamas for a. Book: The Great Wide Sea Author: M.H. Herlong Characters: Ben, Dylan and Gerry Setting: Florida Keys, family boat Theme: Family dynamics in the face of grief and adventure.

Genre: Realistic Fiction Adventure Audience: ages 12 and up Curriculum: Good for learning an English literature course or recommendation during star reading.4/5(19).

Add tags for "This great and wide sea; an introduction to oceanography and marine biology". Be the first. TM ® & © Scholastic Inc. All Rights Reserved. Susan Cheyney GRADES: About Us. Everything from The Great Wide Sea. This quiz does contain some questions from the end of the book.: Where does Ben's dad plan to sail for a year?, Wha.

The Great Wide Sea, book cover. The Great Wide Sea (ISBN ) is a novel by M. Herlong that pits father against son, and brothers against nature in what the School Library Journal calls "an engrossing, suspenseful tale of survival" [1] at sea. The Great Wide Sea avg rating — 1, ratings — published — 3 editions Want to Read saving /5.M.

H. Herlong spins a gripping tale of adventure, survival, and the bonds of brotherhood in The Great Wide Sea. Young Adult Fiction Young Adult Literature Publication Details.The Great Wide Sea.

(Doulton) 2. Have students design a bulletin board or poster board display for The Great Wide Sea. The board can include students’ questions, comments, journal entry logs, maps of the journey, quotes, and pictures of Chrysalis, the sea, sea creatures, the island, navigational equipment such as the EPIRB, etc.