Downriver (The Amos Walker Series #9)

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SeriesAmos Walker (9)
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Open LibraryOL7566318M
ISBN 100449216233
ISBN 139780449216231
OCLC/WorldCa19653353

This riveting novel includes an author’s note about his own rafting experiences and has been ranked by the American Library Association as a “ Best of the Best” for twenty-five years—a testament to the enduring popularity of the action and adventure that await in Downriver/5(83).

Downriver is an adventure book by Will Hobbs. The main character of the story is Jessie. Jessies dad sent her off to an outdoor wilderness camp for juvenile delinquents in the Southwestern United States/5.

Downriver is the type of book that makes you feel smarter while you read, but is also hard to put down because you are eagerly waiting to find out what happens next on Heather's journey.

Read it - you won't be disappointed/5(35). Downriver is evenly the book of the dead and the book of the living. It is a surrealistic Gothic tale of the present and the past where sinking of Princess Alice, Jack the Ripper and Rodinskys abandoned room are the recurring nightmares/5. "Downriver" takes us to Sinclair's familiar turf, the East End of London and eventully transports us all the way downriver to the mouth of the Thames, but the real geography mapped here is the one inside Iain Sinclair's head.

This man's imagination is Cited by: 6. Downriver is a brilliant London novel by its foremost chronicler, Iain Sinclair. WINNER OF THE ENCORE AWARD AND THE JAMES TAIT BLACK MEMORIAL PRIZE The Thames runs through Downriver like an open wound, draining the pain and filth of London and its mercurial inhabitants.

Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month Downriver and millions of other books are available for instant access. view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook/5(86).

This riveting novel includes an author’s note about his own rafting experiences and has been ranked by the American Library Association as a “ Best of the Best” for twenty-five years—a testament to the enduring popularity of the action and adventure that await in Edition: Reprint.

Book Wizard; Downriver. By Will Hobbs. Grades. Genre. Fiction. Fifteen-year-old Jessie joins a group of troubled teenagers in an outdoor education program called Discovery Unlimited.

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When the group recklessly decides to stage its own whitewater rafting trip, Jessie learns more than she expected about her own abilitie.

Down River is the second book I have read by John Hart. What a storyteller he is. Set in Rowan County, North Carolina, Adam Chase returns home after living in New York for five years.

Acquitted of a murder charge prior to leaving, and abandoned by his family, he finds the county and his family still unforgiving upon his return.4/5. This riveting novel includes an author’s note about his own rafting experiences and has been ranked by the American Library Association as a “ Best of the Best” for twenty-five years—a testament to the enduring popularity of the action and adventure that await in Downriver/5(58).

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Read Downriver by Will Hobbs for free with a 30 day free trial. Read unlimited* books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android. His novel Downriver was chosen as one of the ALA's Best of the Best Books of the past 25 years.

Winner of the California Young Reader Medal, Downriver was an 4/5(7). This riveting novel includes an author’s note about his own rafting experiences and has been ranked by the American Library Association as a “ Best of the Best” for twenty-five years—a testament to the enduring popularity of the action and adventure that await in Downriver/5(87).

Awards and Honors for Downriver. Best Books for Young Adults, American Library Association (ALA) ALA's “ Best of the Best” Young Adult Books of the past 25 years ALA's “ Best of the Best” Young Adult Books of the 20th Century Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers (ALA) Pick of the Lists, American Booksellers.

i Downriver is an adventerous book about a group of juvenile "delinquents" who are sent to a program for crimes. The program is called Discovery Unlimited.

Downriver book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Barnaby Skye, seaman-deserter from the Royal Navy, Rocky Mountain trapper, and f /5.

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Virtually everyone in the book has something to hide. And Mr. Hart's vigorous plotting sustains its fever pitch, though this would have been a better book with even one calm, reasonable figure in its midst. Or one who sounded less dated. Grace is the so-called kid in the book, and yet even she speaks like a s B-movie denizen.

Will Hobbs is the award-winning author of many popular adventure stories for young readers, including Bearstone and Beardance. His picture book, Beardream, illustrated by Jill Kastner, is a companion to these novels.

Seven of his novels have been chosen by the American Library Association as Best Books for Young Adults. A graduate of Stanford 4/5(4). Downriver Will Hobbs Limited preview - Downriver His picture book, "Beardream, " illustrated by Jill Kastner, is a companion to these novels.

Seven of his novels have been chosen by the American Library Association as Best Books for Young Adults. A graduate of Stanford University and former language arts teacher, he lives in Durango /5(2). DownRiver was an educational book for me.

As someone who does not live in the west, reading about the power struggles over water was interesting. The fact that the author dovetailed these facts of water management with her own journey down the Green River made it /5. This riveting novel includes an author’s note about his own rafting experiences and has been ranked by the American Library Association as a “ Best of /5(17).

Downriver by Will Hobbs and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Downriver by Will Hobbs reviewed by Maia Hazelwood Will Hobbs has created an exquisitely plotted, nail-biting experience that has great morals and teaches about the values of friendship and family.

The characters learn that nature brings people together and can change a person's outlook on life.5/5(5). Newbery Award-winner Gary Paulsen's best-known book comes to audio in this breathless, heart-gripping drama about a boy pitted against the wilderness with only a hatchet and a will to live.

On his way to visit his recently divorced father in the Canadian mountains, thirteen-year-old Brian Robeson is the only survivor when the single-engine plane crashes. Downriver by Will Hobbs is a compelling suspense novel filled with bravery, treacher, and heart-stopping adventure.

Jessie has been sent to a nine-week wilderness program run by a Vietnam veteran with a reputation for straightening out incorrigible youths.

She falls in line with the renegades of the program and leaves the others to find herself and the others in real danger/5(2). Downriver and Far North were selected by the American Library Association for its list of the Best Young Adult Books of the 20th century.

As ofall twenty-two of Hobbs’ books are in print, and all the novels are available in unabridged audio ality: American. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Downriver by Will Hobbs,Bantam edition, in English Downriver ( edition) | Open LibraryPages:.

Downriver Characters. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. MelanieLR. character traits from characters from Downriver by Will Hobbs. Terms in this set (33) STAR. believes in "negative energy" and "positive energy" STAR "Silver is my soul color.

Silver is the color of starlight.". "Downriver" is the 8th novel is the excellent Amos Walker P.I. fiction series. As such, it is about average for the series, which is to say better than average for the genre. In this outing, Walker goes "Downriver," which is a Detroiter's term for any part of Michigan that does not include the city.4/5(3).The Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, and an extensive network of recreational trails built under the Downriver Linked Greenways Initiative, are two environmental conservation and recreation projects in the region.

The News-Herald is a local newspaper for Downriver, publishing on Wednesdays and Sundays. Downriver communitiesDistrict: 7th, 12th, and 13th.