Boy of the Deeps

Boy of the Deeps

Book - 1999
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
James is following in his father's footsteps, descending deep into the caves below the Atlantic Ocean off of Cape Breton to learn to be a coal miner. Even though James is considered old enough to go to the deeps, his mother cautions him to take care. Coal mining is dangerous work - and the only way his family can earn a living. Readers follow James down into the dark underworld, where he can hear the layers of rock shift around him. Will he survive his first day in the deeps? Beautifully illustrated with textured and shadowy acrylic paintings, Boy of the Deeps vividly illuminates and honors the lives of coal miners.
Publisher: Toronto : Douglas & McIntyre, c1999
ISBN: 9780888993564
0888993560
Branch Call Number: JP Walla 3558jv 1
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

m
muffinpopcorn
Jul 25, 2015

Very good story .

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at SPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top