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Deep Dream of the Rain Forest

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Three explorers-fifteen-year-old orphan Harry Windsor, Bayang, a young Iban tribesman, and Tombong, an outcast Iban girl-find mystery and adventure in the jungles of Borneo.
Paperback, 192 pages
Published August 30th 1994 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) (first published May 1993)
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Sep 16, 2016 rated it did not like it
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During an expedition in the jungles of Borneo in 1920, fifteen year old Harry Windsor who was travelling with his uncle became kidnapped by two young people from the native Iban tribe. They believe that Harry can help them on their quest to understand the meaning of a mysterious dream prophecy.

The main characters in this book are Harry Windsor, Bayang and Tambong. Harry Windsor is a fifteen year old British boy who travelled to Borneo during the summer to visit his uncle, Julian Windsor, because
Philip Jade
Feb 14, 2017 rated it it was amazing
It is all formative about a story of young tribe searching for his true identity and dream in his life
Jasumin Usui
Mar 18, 2015 rated it really liked it
This book is about a boy named Bayan who goes out on an adventure with his friend Duck foot in the deep rainforest of Borneo. According to Banyan's culture of his tribe, every dream has a message which will help your future. One day Bayan had a dream about a big fish telling him to follow the duck in order to find him.
During their exploration in the rainforest of Borneo, they met an English orphan boy named Harry. They found his locket with a picture of a red haired lady and thinking she was a
Brandon Scott
May 19, 2015 rated it liked it
I love adventure books, and Deep Dream of the Rain Forest has demonstrated that adventures can go to dramatic levels. This took place near Singapore just after WWII. Harry Windsor, a fifteen-year-old orphan has ventured to Tanjungpinang with his Uncle Julian, to go headhunting because of their Iban heritage. This expeditions takes many tolls. There are new friends made, kidnappings, and even shootings. Bayang and Tambong originally make a plan to kidnap Harry because they believe that, if a whit ...more
Iris B
May 03, 2014 rated it liked it
I read this book for my historical reading. It was interesting because it was about people living in a jungle. Sometimes it was a little boring but at the end it got really exiting at the end. The main characters, Bayang and Harry, follow the path of a Hero's Journey. I would recommend this book to someone who what's to learn about how people live in the jungles and their beliefs.
Alexia Peliño
Mar 08, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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I really love this book! Kept recommending it to my family and friends until they got annoyed with me.
Carrie Dye
One of best books I have ever read. Wonderful author!
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Malcolm Joseph Bosse (1926–2002) was an American author of both young adult and adult novels. His novels are often set in Asia, and have been praised for their cultural and historical information relating to the character's adventures. Bosse mostly wrote historical fiction novels after the publication of The Warlord, which became a best-seller.

Bosse was born in Detroit, Michigan and died in New Yo
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