The young man and the sea /

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by Philbrick, W. R.
[ 02. English Fiction ] Published by : Scholastic Inc., (New York :) Physical details: 192 p. ; 20 cm. Subject(s): Fathers and sons --Fiction. | Grief --Fiction. | Fishing --Fiction. | Maine --Fiction. Year : 2005 02. English Fiction Item type : 02. English Fiction
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Stonepark Intermediate School F PHI Available

Lobster boy -- Swampers -- By the barrel raised -- Rotten to the keel -- Attack of the vampire mud worms -- Finest kind -- Ringing of the hammer -- What the grease monkey said -- Money by the pound -- Lobster in the parlor -- Trap wars -- Rich boy in the dark of night -- When you wake up -- By hook and by crook -- Where the big fish live -- Blushing bandit -- Three rules for Skiff Beaman -- What happened to the stars -- If mist made the world -- Take my breath away -- When the whoosh comes by -- Keg rider -- Nantucket sleigh ride -- Angel in the mist -- Tail on the door.

After his mother's death, twelve-year-old Skiff Beaman decides that it is up to him to earn money to take care of himself and his father, so he undertakes a dangerous trip alone out on the ocean off the coast of Maine to try to catch a huge bluefin tuna.