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Secrets at sea: a novel

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Helena is big-sister mouse to three younger siblings, living a snug and well-fed life within the ancient walls of the Cranston family home. When the Cranston humans decide to sail away to England to find a husband for one of their daughters, the Cranston mice stow away in the name of family solidarity.      And so begins the scamper of their lives as Helena, her siblings, and their humans set sail on a life-changing voyage into the great world of titled humans . . . and titled mice, and surprise endings for all. The masterful Richard Peck brings all of his talents to this tale of two branches of an American family, set on the eve of Queen Victoria's diamond jubilee. There are plenty of laughs and thrills, and of course there's a ship's cat too. Will our Cranston heroes squeak by, or will they go entirely overboard?
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9780142421833
9781615878611
9780803734555
9780307968296
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.2, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
600L
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Full title secrets at sea
Author peck richard
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-23 09:36:45AM
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series Secrets at Sea
series_with_volume Secrets at Sea|
subject_facet Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction, Adventure fiction, Adventure stories, Juvenile, Atlantic Ocean -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction, Atlantic Ocean -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Children's audiobooks, Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile fiction, Human-animal relationships. -- Fiction, Mice -- Fiction, Mice -- Juvenile fiction, Ocean travel -- Fiction, Ocean travel -- Juvenile fiction, Social classes -- Fiction, Social classes -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Secrets at sea : a novel
title_full Secrets at Sea Secrets at Sea Series, Book 1, Secrets at sea : a novel / by Richard Peck ; illustrated by Kelly Murphy, Secrets at sea [sound recording] / Richard Peck
title_short Secrets at sea :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers, Adventure stories, Juvenile, Brothers and sisters, Children's audiobooks, History, Human-animal relationships, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Mice, Ocean travel, Social classes