Scar Island

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Pub. Date:
2017.
Language:
English
Description
Dan Gemeinhart brings his signature blend of action, heart, and beautiful writing to a tale of misfits struggling to survive. Jonathan Grisby is the newest arrival at the Slabhenge Reformatory School for Troubled Boys--an ancient, crumbling fortress of gray stone rising up from the ocean. It is dark, damp, and dismal. And it is just the place Jonathan figures he deserves.Because Jonathan has done something terrible. And he's willing to accept whatever punishment he has coming.Just as he's getting used to his new situation, however, a freak accident leaves the troubled boys of Slabhenge without any adult supervision. Suddenly the kids are free, with an entire island to themselves. But freedom brings unexpected danger. And if Jonathan can't come to terms with the sins of his past and lead his new friends to safety... then every boy on the island is doomed.Dan Gemeinhart's most gripping novel yet, this is a tale of misfits and outcasts at odds and in peril, and a redemption story that shines a light on dark truths to reveal that the strongest prisons of all are the ones we build for ourselves.
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ISBN:
9781338053845
9781338119527
9781509427123
9781338243895
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.1, 8 Points
Lexile measure:
610L
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display_description Twelve-year-old Jonathan Grisby has been sent to the Slabhenge Reformatory School for Troubled Boys, a former lunatic asylum which is currently run by a sadist who enjoys punishing the boys and setting them against each other; but when a lightning strike kills all the adults the boys find themselves suddenly free--and trapped on Scar Island which seems to be sinking into the ocean.
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subject_facet Bullying -- Fiction, Bullying -- Juvenile fiction, Children's audiobooks, Guilt -- Fiction, Guilt in children -- Juvenile fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Fiction, Interpersonal relations in children -- Juvenile fiction, Juvenile delinquency -- Fiction, Juvenile delinquency -- Juvenile fiction, Reformatories -- Fiction, Reformatories -- Juvenile fiction, Survival -- Fiction, Survival -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Scar Island
title_full Scar Island, Scar Island / Dan Gemeinhart, Scar Island [electronic resource] / Dan Gemeinhart
title_short Scar Island
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topic_facet Bullying, Guilt, Guilt in children, Interpersonal relations, Interpersonal relations in children, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile delinquency, Reformatories, Survival, Thriller