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Saltwater Summer by Roderick L. Haig-Brown
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Jul 01, 2009

it was ok
bookshelves: fiction, kidlit, librarybook, marine, outdoors, pacific-northwest
Read in July, 2009

A simple book of salmon trolling in the commercial fishing fleet in the 40s in the Pacific Northwest. It's nicely written but dated in presentation and lacks enough character realism to appeal to most of our kid readers. Some of our older fishermen will likely read it for the nostalgia, though.

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James Lennox this book is a west coast canadian gem with fantastic artwork and a great story. it's a good rainy day read easily completed in a day.

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