Book Detail

Giant Rat of Sumatra: Or Pirates Galore

ISBN: 9780060742409

Contributors: Fleischman, Sid (Author)
Hendrix, John (Illustrator)

Publisher: Greenwillow Books, 2006

Dewey: FIC

Binding: Paperback (Readerbound Available)


Accelerated Reader 4.5/MG
Lexile Level 0680
Guided Reading N/A
Interest MG

BISAC: Juvenile Fiction | Action & Adventure | Pirates, Juvenile Fiction | Humorous Stories

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A Newbery Medalist offers a new pirate adventure set in San Diego, California, in 1846. Twelve-year-old Shipwreck, a cabin boy on the pirate ship "The Giant Rat of Sumatra," is so named because he survived a shipwreck. This is his story. Illustrations.

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