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The boy who was afraid

By: Sperry, Armstrong Sperry, Armstrong(Illustrated by)

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Part of the New windmills series
0435120174 / 9780435120177
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20 cm 78 p. : ill.
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Reprint. Originally published: as Call it courage. New York: The Armstrong Company, 1940 - as The boy who was afraid. s.l.: J. Lane, 1942.

One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools, this novel won the Newbery Award.

To conquer his fear of the sea, a young Polynesian boy sets out on a long, lonely and dangerous canoe-trip into unknown waters.


YFB General fiction (Children's / Teenage), YQEF School editions of English literature fiction texts

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