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Martin and his family are enjoying a sun-filled vacation on a beautiful Caribbean island--until they are stopped at gunpoint, blindfolded, and bundled into a truck that heads for the dense forest of the island's interior. Pushed to their physical and emotional limits as they are forced deeper into the wild terrain, the hostages come to understand something of the harsh political backdrop of life on sunny Santa Clara, and the events that have shaped the lives of their captors and fueled their actions.

About the Author

Tom Pow is the author of four books of poetry, three radio plays, a travel book about Peru, three picture books, and two previous novels for young adults, Scabbit Isle, and The Pack, the latter published by Roaring Brook Press in Spring, 2006.  It is currently receiving exceptional reviews, including a starred one in Booklist that called it "Unforgettable...truly an edge-of-the-chair read."  He lives in Dumfries, Scotland.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781596432017
Author:
Pow, Tom
Publisher:
Roaring Brook Press
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Caribbean area
Subject:
Kidnapping
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Adventure and adventurers
Subject:
Adventure stories
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Neal Porter Books
Publication Date:
20070501
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.50 in
Age Level:
from 12 up to 17

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