The Old Boat

The Old Boat
Publisher WW Norton
Release Date
Category Juvenile Fiction
Total Pages 56
ISBN 9781324005186
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The creators of The Old Truck set sail with an old boat and an evocative, intricately crafted exploration of home and family. Off a small island, an old boat sets sail and a young boy finds home. Together, boy and boat ride the shifting tides, catching wants and wishes until fate calls for a sea change. Brothers and collaborators Jarrett and Jerome Pumphrey’s newest picture book is a masterfully crafted celebration of the natural world and tribute to the families we make and the homes that we nurture.

The Old Boat
  • Author : Jarrett Pumphrey,Jerome Pumphrey
  • Publisher : WW Norton
  • Release Date : 2021-03-02

The creators of The Old Truck set sail with an old boat and an evocative, intricately crafted exploration of home and family. Off a small island, an old boat sets sail and a young boy finds home. Together, boy and boat ride the shifting tides, catching wants and wishes until

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The Old Truck
  • Author : Jerome Pumphrey,Jarrett Pumphrey
  • Publisher : WW Norton
  • Release Date : 2020-01-07

A young girl turns her imagination into action in this beautifully crafted and intricately designed debut picture book. When is an old truck something more? On a small, bustling farm, a resilient and steadfast pickup works tirelessly alongside the family that lives there, and becomes a part of the dreams

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This Old Boat
  • Author : Don Casey
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 1991-05

Let's say you're a typical low-paid working stiff. You've sailed small boats all your life, you've saved a little money--you're finally ready for a real cruising boat. You drop in on Tadd, your friendly neighborhood yacht broker, who is more than happy to sell you that brand-new Trickledown 32 for only $90,000,

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This Old Boat  Second Edition
  • Author : Don Casey
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2009-04-17

Turn a run-down fiberglass boat into a first-class yacht Since it first appeared in 1991, Don Casey’s This Old Boat has helped tens of thousands of sailors refurbish older fiberglass boats and has become a revered classic among boat rehabbers.This second edition is revised from first page to last

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London Goes to Sea
  • Author : Peter J. Baumgartner
  • Publisher : Sheridan House, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2004

London Goes To Sea is Peter J. Baumgartner's candid and captivating account of restoring an ageing fibreglass sailing boat over the course of four years and then introducing it to his native New England waters. His precise records illustrate every trial and triumph of the restoration process, and his careful

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Ready to Come About
  • Author : Sue Williams
  • Publisher : Dundurn
  • Release Date : 2019-05-18

Three hundred nautical miles from shore, I‘m cold and sick and afraid. I pray for reprieve. I long for solid ground. And I can‘t help but ask myself, What the hell was I thinking? When Sue Williams set sail for the North Atlantic, it wasn’t a mid-life

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The Old Boat Rocker
  • Author : William S. Mudd
  • Publisher : Kessinger Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005-05

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting

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Ferry to Cooperation Island
  • Author : Carol Newman Cronin
  • Publisher : She Writes Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-16

Loner James Malloy is a ferry captain—or used to be, until he was unceremoniously fired and replaced by a girl named Courtney Farris. Now, instead of piloting Brenton Island’s daily lifeline to the glitzy docks of Newport, Rhode Island, James spends his days beached, bitter, and bored. When

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Old MacDonald Had a Boat
  • Author : Steve Goetz
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2018-03-06

Old Mac and Mrs. Mac are at it again! This time, these DIY-happy farmers wield a host of noisy tools—from hammers to sanders, and even a blowtorch—to soup up their rusty old fishing boat. With a BANG BANG here and a BUZZ BUZZ there, this silly, summery sequel

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The Boat People
  • Author : Sharon Bala
  • Publisher : McClelland & Stewart
  • Release Date : 2018-01-02

By the winner of The Journey Prize, and inspired by a real incident, The Boat People is a gripping and morally complex novel about a group of refugees who survive a perilous ocean voyage to reach Canada – only to face the threat of deportation and accusations of terrorism in their

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Finding Pax
  • Author : Kaci Cronkhite
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18

'The boat appeared when I didn't expect or, frankly, need her. My bucket list was empty. Life was full...But sailing towards me was a boat that would stir the waters, waking decades of loss, revealing history untold, and restoring a legacy that was lost in the wind. For her

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Hemingway s Boat
  • Author : Paul Hendrickson
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2011-09-20

From a National Book Critics Circle Award winner, a brilliantly conceived and illuminating reconsideration of a key period in the life of Ernest Hemingway that will forever change the way he is perceived and understood. Focusing on the years 1934 to 1961—from Hemingway’s pinnacle as the reigning monarch of American

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The Magic Boat
  • Author : Kit Pearson,Katherine Farris
  • Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
  • Release Date : 2019-03-19

Every summer morning, Ellie and her Nonna go to the beach. They swim and build sandcastles, and while Nonna reads, Ellie watches the other children play. One day Ellie builds up the courage to approach an older girl playing on her own in a beached rowboat. Piper has a gift,

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Lessons from My Good Old Boat
  • Author : Donald Launer
  • Publisher : Sheridan House, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007

Donald Launer is a contributing editor for Good Old Boat and the author of Dictionary of Nautical Acronyms and Abbreviations.

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The Boat
  • Author : Nam Le
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2011

In 1979, Nam Le's family left Vietnam for Australia, an experience that inspires the first and last stories in The Boat. In between, however, Le's imagination lays claim to the world. The Boat takes us from a tourist in Tehran to a teenage hit man in Colombia; from an ageing New

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