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Young Man and the Sea

CRITICS HAVE SAID

  • Filled with suspense and pathos, middle school students may be inspired to read Hemingway’s classic as well.
    Larry Cooperman, School Library Journal
  • A moveable feast for fans of Gary Paulsen, or nautical adventures in general.
    John Peters, Booklist

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Franklin, Christine L. Lone Wolf. Candlewick, 1997. ISBN-13: 9780553804553

Hesse, Karen. The Music of Dolphins. Scholastic, 1996. ISBN-13: 9780590897983

Hill, Kirkpatrick. Winter Camp. McElderry, 1993. ISBN-13: 9780448443928

Lindquist, Susan Hart. Wander. Delacorte, 1998. ISBN-13: 9780440414438

Morpurgo, Michael. Kensuke’s Kingdom. Scholastic, 2003. ISBN-13: 9780439591812

O’Dell, Scott. Island of the Blue Dolphins. Houghton Mifflin, 1960. ISBN-13: 9780440439882

Paulsen, Gary. The Haymeadow. Delacorte, 1992. ISBN-13: 9780440409236

Philbrook, Rodman. Phreak the Mighty. Blue Sky/Scholastic, 1993. ISBN-13: 9780439286060

Spinelli, Jerry. Crash. Knopf, 1996. ISBN-13: 9780679885504

Spinelli, Jerry. Wringer. HarperCollins, 1997. ISBN-13: 9780064405782

Taylor, Theodore. The Cay. Delacorte, 1987. ISBN-13: 9780440416630