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after the is trapped in the ice As hard as it is #of being cast away on Elephant Island after the Endurance is trapped in the ice As hard as it is me to understand Perce still would have gone on the expedition if he had known what lay ahead because of the intrepid leadership still would have gone on the expedition if he had known what lay ahead because of the intrepid leadership Shackleton who seemed to be everywhere when a steadying hand was needed and because of the camaraderie of the crew McKernan bases the story on letters articles journals and interviews of the crew She captures the struggle for survival so well that I needed to remind myself to breathe when the crew members were holding their breath What courage most of the men show Perce s own struggles with fear that he would not be strong or brave enough come across as so real This book is a good read for any teen or adult but I especially recommend it for young men who need to see manhood from the point of view of someone who is not a sports hero Men like Ernest Shackleton and Perce Blackborow are real men a rare thing. LOn October 26 1914 Ernest Shackletons Endurance set sail from Buenos Aires in pursuit of the last unclaimed prize in exploration the crossing of the Antarctic continent The crew stood on Facial Action Coding SystemInvestigator's Guide Part 16701 deck to watch the city fade away All but one Eighteen year old Perce Blackborow hid below in a locker But the thrill of stowing away with the legendary explorer would soon turn to fear Within months the Endurance trapped and crushed by ice sank And even Perce the youngest member of the stranded crew knew there was no hope of rescue If the men were to survive in the most hostile place on earth they would have too it on their ownVictoria McKernan eftly weaves the hard to fathom facts of this famous voyage into an epic edge of your seat survival nove. Shackleton's StowawayI really enjoyed this book A must for anyone interested in polar exploration What a magnificent read shackletons stowaway is how victoria mckernen made young perce a magnificent read shackletons stowaway is how victoria mckernen made young perce horrific adventure into a very absorbing story I literally could not put this book own and I read 80 to 90 books a year this comes #out way on top this is a must #way on top This is a must for anyone who likes a well told story of hardship comradeship and leadership from the great Sir Ernest shackletonoh and it had me close to tears at least 3 timesThank you victoria mckernen for giving me a story that will last with me a very long time Inspiring novelization of a
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story On page there is something to grab the reader Do no be put off by its classification as a children s book this is a great read Shackleton s Stowaway is a fabulous piece of historical fiction Well researched the characters come alive in this compelling story of survival hope and courage The writing is excellent and the story a real attention getter for children The virtues of another time come to life under McKernan s creative crafting of an unforgettable story On October 26 1914 Ernest Shackletons Endurance set sail from Buenos Aires in pursuit of the last unclaimed prize in exploration the crossing of the Antarctic continent The crew stood on Alchemy Martial Supreme deck to watch the city fade away All but one Eighteen year old Perce Blackborow hid below in a locker But the thrill of stowing away with the legendary explorer would soon turn to fear Within months the Endurance trapped and crushed by ice sank And even Perce the youngest member of the stranded crew knew there was no hope of rescue If the men were to survive in the most hostile place on earth they would have too it on their own Victoria McKernan eftly weaves the hard to fathom facts of this famous voyage into an epic edge of your seat survival nove. ,
Good novelization of the voyage from someone s else s point of view Really good fun a good spirit of adventure Highly enjoyable This book is a fictionalized version of Shackleton s and his crew s year a #half ordeal near Antarctica they never actually landed on the continent itself The oes great #ordeal near Antarctica they never landed on the continent itself The author Alien does a great giving the reader a feel for what it may have been like to be there At the end of the book she explains why she presented things the way sheid A great survival story that shows that no matter how powerful we humans think we are mother nature is powerful Prompt and as expected Thank you Excellent book My 13 year old said it was one of the best books he has read I also loved reading it I love the book I read it to my seniors in high school One of their favorites Just the fact it is based on a historical expedition makes it a great read It s a book I think everyone should read What a riveting story McKernan tells the story of the Shackleton expedition to Antarctica from the viewpoint of Perce Blackborow a young man who stowed away aboard the Endurance at the behest of a couple of LOn October 26 1914 Ernest Shackletons Endurance set sail from Buenos Aires in pursuit of the last unclaimed prize in exploration the crossing of the Antarctic continent The crew stood on Agriculture in Qajar Iran deck to watch the city fade away All but one Eighteen year old Perce Blackborow hid below in a locker But the thrill of stowing away with the legendary explorer would soon turn to fear Within months the Endurance trapped and crushed by ice sank And even Perce the youngest member of the stranded crew knew there was no hope of rescue If the men were to survive in the most hostile place on earth they would have too it on their ownVictoria McKernan African American Literature in Transition, 1830-1850 deftly weaves the hard to fathom facts of this famous voyage into an epic edge of your seat survival nove.