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Island Kids

4.7  ·  Rating details ·  10 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
This is a history of British Columbia s island children, told in their voices, from their perspectives. Composed of twenty-two stories, "Island Kids" is a snapshot of a period and place in time. The topics range from quintessentially coastal exper
ebook, 240 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Brindle & Glass (first published January 11th 2010)
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Jen
Sep 30, 2012 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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In this, the third book in the Courageous Kids series, Tara Saracuse explores the world of kids on the Pacific islands of British Columbia. As in the previous book I read in this series, Northern Kids, there are a number of stories from real kids about how they interact with their environment.

True to the other books in the series, the author provides stories from long ago up to the present day, drawing a timeline as the environment changes a
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Diana Sandberg
May 25, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A collection of short first-person narratives from various periods of Vancouver Island history, told from the point of view of participating children. I very much liked it; the stories are brief but sharply focused and evocative. Well done.
Mimi Walburgisstrasse
I loved these stories!
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