When six-year-old orphan Arthur Hobhouse is shipped to Australia after WWII he loses his sister, his country and everything he knows. Overcoming enormous hardships with fellow orphan Marty, Arthur is finally saved by the extraordinary people he meets and by his talent for boat-design and sailing. Now he has built a special boat for his daughter Allie – a solo yacht designed to carry her to England in search of his long-lost sister. Will the threads of Arthur’s life finally come together?
Michael Morpurgo Alone on a Wide Wide Sea
Alone on a Wide Wide Sea
Have you read this book…
Let us know what you think, click the link to the right and write a quick review and you could become this months BOOKSHELF BUSTER winner and win a fantastic prize!
All about a orphan who is separated from his sister in England growing up in Australia he makes boats. Years later his daughter Ally sets sail to find Kitty.
This book made me feel Happy, Sad, Curious, Intrigued, Amused, inspired
IzzieD( age 9 )