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6 edition of Dangerous Crossing found in the catalog.

Dangerous Crossing

The Revolutionary Voyage of John and John Quincy Adams

by Stephen Krensky

  • 250 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Dutton Juvenile .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Historical - United States - Colonial,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Fiction - Historical,
  • Krensky, Stephen,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Family - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / Adventure & Adventurers,
  • 1767-1848,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Voyages and travels,
  • 1735-1826,
  • Adams, John Quincy,,
  • Adams, John,,
  • Childhood and youth

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGreg Harlin (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7770210M
    ISBN 100525469664
    ISBN 109780525469667

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      Dangerous Crossing by Rachel Rhys, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).   One of the characters in my book says, ‘On a boat like this, everyone is running away from something’. Much of the suspense of the closed-room mystery for both reader and writer lies in trying to unlock the various characters’ secrets before tragedy strikes again. Book Club Questions for Dangerous Crossing by Rachel Rhys.

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