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No Moon (Paperback)

Author:  Irene N. Watts
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Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0887769713
ISBN-13: 9780887769719
Sku: 212124731
Publish Date: 4/13/2010
Dimensions:  (in Inches) 7.5H x 5.25L x 0.75T
Pages:  234
Age Range:  14 to UP
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Nursemaid Louisa Gardener still blames herself for the drowning of her two-year-old brother almost ten years earlier, and so she dreads having to accompany the family she works for as they travel to New York on the Titanic. *Author: Watts, Irene N. *Publication Date: 2010/04/13 *Number of Pages: 234 *Binding Type: Paperback *Grade Level: 3-4 *Language: English *Depth: 0.75 *Width: 5.25 *Height: 7.50
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A story of reliance and resilience.Did you call out to us, Johnny, before your small body was dragged down under the water? Why didn't we hear you? I am sorry! I'll never forget.

Louisa Gardener is the fourteen-year-old nursemaid to the young daughters of a wealthy, titled family living in London, England, in 1912.

Despite the bullying Nanny Mackintosh, for whom she is an extra pair of hands, she loves her work and her young charges. Then everything changes. The family decides to sail to New York aboard the Titanic. An accident to the children's nanny, only days prior to the sailing, means that Louisa must go in her stead. She cannot refuse, although she dreads even the mention of the ocean. Memories she has suppressed, except in nightmares, come crowding back.

When Louisa was five and her sister seven years old, their two-year-old brother died on an outing to the seaside. Since that time, Louisa has had a fear of the ocean. She blames herself for the accident, though she has been told it wasn't her fault.

If Louisa refuses to go on the voyage, she will be dismissed, and she will never get beyond the working-class life she has escaped from.

How Louisa learns self-reliance, overcomes her fears, and goes beyond what is expected of a girl makes No Moon an unforgettable story.
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Product attributePublisher:   Tundra Books (NY)
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