Beyond the Bright Sea

by Lauren Wolk

Abandoned and set adrift on a small boat when she was just hours old, Crow’s only companions are Osh, the man who rescued and raised her, and Miss Maggie, their fierce and affectionate neighbor. Author’s note.

ISBN: 9781101994856

JLG Release: September 2017

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Out of Stock

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Audio Book $49.45

PG Middle

Grades 5-8


14 books / $16.30 a book

  • Book Details




    Print Book


    Hardcover edition



    Page Count


    Trim Size

    5 1/2" x 8 1/4"

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 9, Points: 4.8

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 4.7, Points: 16


    Level: 770L

    Awards & Honors

    Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children 's Book Award 2018 --2019 Nominee
    Beehive Award 2019 Nominee
    2018 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction Winner
    ALA-CBC Building a Home Library Booklist - 2018
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2018, Older
    Summer 2017 Kids’ Indies Next List, Top 10
    School Library Journal’s Best Books of 2017, Middle Grade and Chapter Books
    Goodreads Choice Awards 2017, Middle Grade and Children’s
    Horn Book Fanfare List 2017, Fiction
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2017, Middle Grade
    VOYA’s Top Shelf Fiction for Middle School Readers 2017
    Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Fiction for Older Readers
    Brightly Best Children’s Books of 2017, According to Kids
    Booklist Top of the List Editor’s Choice, Fiction Middle Readers
    New York Public Library Best Books for Kids 2017
    Los Angeles Public Library Best of 2017: Children’s Books
    NPR’s Book Concierge, 2017 Great Reads



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