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Overboard

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 499 Ratings and 79 Reviews

Book Description
Fourteen-year-old Emily boards an over-crowded ferry in Sumatra. When the boat sinks, she's trapped by hundreds of panicked people. She finds Isman, a terrified young Muslim boy, floating in a life vest. Together, with Emily's physical strength and Isman's quiet faith, they swim for their lives.

"Fama conveys the elemental struggle and shows how Emily finds strength she didn't know she had.... More
Book Information
PublisherDemco Media
BindingTurtleback (8 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-100606332553
ISBN-13978-0606332552
Publication Date02/08/2005
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About Elizabeth Fama (Author) : Elizabeth Fama is a published author of young adult books. Published credits of Elizabeth Fama include Overboard.
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