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    This story is about four children Jem the main character his brother Tyler sister Maddy and friend Zac who live in Darwin in the Northern Territory Jem Tyler and Maddy use to live on a farm but following a mining accident where their father lost his leg they moved to Darwin with their parents and lived with their grandmother Neenie Their dad Steve is struggling with his disability and assicated changes and thus often becomes ang

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    Jem Isherwood is a thirteen year old boy who lives with his family in Darwin in the north of Australia They use to live on a farm but when his dad lost a leg in a mining accident they moved to Darwin to live with Jem’s grandmother Now with six people living in one house tempers flair and everyone seems to be yelling at everyone else Into the middle of this arrives great aunt Ella Ella has spent years sailing solo all over the world and

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    This is a book that I won through Goodreads First Reads and I am so glad I didI think that kids will love this book It was a very e

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    I don’t think The Secret of the Lonely Isles uite achieved what it was trying to be – I think perhaps it just doesn’t understand its intended audience Good potential particularly for a schooleducational re

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S and left wondering what mystery Ella seems to be chasing across the water Jem begins having strange and troubling dreams Could they be linked to the stranger stalking them as they continue on their ue This is a book that I won through Goodreads First Reads and I am so glad I didI think that kids will love this book It was a very easy read and only took me a day and while it was simple obviously as it is aimed at children and not adults I found it fun and enjoyableI thought the characters were very easy to relate to and that this would be so the case for younger ones The dialogue and writing was good and while I wasn t sure what to expect initially I found myself wanting to keep readingAll in all this was an enjoyable book Electing Judges ue This is a book that I won through Goodreads First Reads and I am so glad I didI think that kids will love this book It was a very easy read and only took me a day and while it was simple obviously as it is aimed at children and not adults I found it fun and enjoyableI thought the characters were very easy to relate to and that this would be so the case for younger ones The dialogue and writing was good and while I wasn t sure what to expect initially I found myself wanting to keep readingAll in all this was an enjoyable book

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An intriguing adventure story set on the wide open sea follows three hapless young children and their seafaring aunt  Jem's world has been turned upside down and it’s about to get a lot worse His gre This story is about four children Jem the main character his brother Tyler sister Maddy and friend Zac who live in Darwin in the Northern Territory Jem Tyler and Maddy use to live on a farm but following a mining accident where their father lost his leg they moved to Darwin with their parents and lived with their grandmother Neenie Their dad Steve is struggling with his disability and assicated changes and thus often becomes angry and this causes a stressful situation in the household of six people In the middle of this turmoil great aunt Ella turns up which results in the four children going siling with their aunt whilst Jem s parents go to Adelaide for treatment Ella an intrepid sailor came to northern Australia in order to find a location of a secret colony which was believed by some to have been established and dissapeared a long time ago with one of the members being an relative of the family Thus the five sail off for an adventure amongst some remote islands north of Australia They are not alone however in their pursuitsI really enjoyed this book For me it was a cross between Enid Blyton s Famous Five series and Colin Thiele s Blue Fin both of which I have fond memories of from my younger days I really enjoyed the local aspect of the story could relate to places in the book the language we really do talk like that which is a worryand the culture I found the family very real and I appreciated the dilemma faced by the family in relation to their father s disability and depression and found this refreshing and very real it was interesting to see how the family dealt with it many families have the same issuesI enjoyed the colonytreasure hunt as well as the local history lessons thrown in as well The only problem I had with the story was that I wanted a bit itme on the island and a bit sailing adventure Doctors, Ambassadors, Secretaries upside down and it’s about to get a lot worse His gre This story is about four children Jem the main character his brother Tyler sister Maddy and friend Zac who live in Darwin in the Northern Territory Jem Tyler and Maddy Engendering Song use to live on a farm but following a mining accident where their father lost his leg they moved to Darwin with their parents and lived with their grandmother Neenie Their dad Steve is struggling with his disability and assicated changes and thus often becomes angry and this causes a stressful situation in the household of six people In the middle of this turmoil great aunt Ella turns Listening Woman by Tony Hillerman Summary & Study Guide up which results in the four children going siling with their aunt whilst Jem s parents go to Adelaide for treatment Ella an intrepid sailor came to northern Australia in order to find a location of a secret colony which was believed by some to have been established and dissapeared a long time ago with one of the members being an relative of the family Thus the five sail off for an adventure amongst some remote islands north of Australia They are not alone however in their pursuitsI really enjoyed this book For me it was a cross between Enid Blyton s Famous Five series and Colin Thiele s Blue Fin both of which I have fond memories of from my younger days I really enjoyed the local aspect of the story could relate to places in the book the language we really do talk like that which is a worryand the culture I found the family very real and I appreciated the dilemma faced by the family in relation to their father s disability and depression and found this refreshing and very real it was interesting to see how the family dealt with it many families have the same issuesI enjoyed the colonytreasure hunt as well as the local history lessons thrown in as well The only problem I had with the story was that I wanted a bit itme on the island and a bit sailing adventure

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At aunt Ella who's also a solo round the world sailor is moving in and decides to take Jem his sister Maddy and his brother Tyler with her on an adventure across the great blue sea Plagued by seasicknes Jem Isherwood is a thirteen year old boy who lives with his family in Darwin in the north of Australia They use to live on a farm but when his dad lost a leg in a mining accident they moved to Darwin to live with Jem s grandmother Now with six people living in one house tempers flair and everyone seems to be yelling at everyone else Into the middle of this arrives great aunt Ella Ella has spent years sailing solo all over the world and now she has come to Darwin to follow up the fate of a group of people who are believed to have secretly set up a colony somewhere along the north Australian coast Ella invites Jem his older sister Maddy younger brother Tyler and Jem s best friend Zac to sail with her and to give the family a break The intrepid adventurers set out on the hunt following clues in old letters This is a voyage that takes them to remote islands through a whirlpool and the gradual realisation that strangers seem to be following them for some reasonI love sailing at sunset with a glass of wine in hand but anything energetic than that sounds scary THE SECRET OF THE LONELY ISLES is a rollicking good read an adventure that had me flicking the pages anxious to see what will happen next and I really enjoyed going along for the ride when someone else was having the adventure It is a uick read and if I was going to criticise it would be that I wanted I felt that just I was settling in with my new friends they had packed up their boat and gone homeFrom the blurb I learnt that the author Joanne Van Os is an Australian writer who lives in Darwin where the story is set She and her husband own a yacht and sail through the waters that the story is set The Black Ice Score (Parker, use to live on a farm but when his dad lost a leg in a mining accident they moved to Darwin to live with Jem s grandmother Now with six people living in one house tempers flair and everyone seems to be yelling at everyone else Into the middle of this arrives great aunt Ella Ella has spent years sailing solo all over the world and now she has come to Darwin to follow The Black Painting up the fate of a group of people who are believed to have secretly set Fire and Desire up a colony somewhere along the north Australian coast Ella invites Jem his older sister Maddy younger brother Tyler and Jem s best friend Zac to sail with her and to give the family a break The intrepid adventurers set out on the hunt following clues in old letters This is a voyage that takes them to remote islands through a whirlpool and the gradual realisation that strangers seem to be following them for some reasonI love sailing at sunset with a glass of wine in hand but anything energetic than that sounds scary THE SECRET OF THE LONELY ISLES is a rollicking good read an adventure that had me flicking the pages anxious to see what will happen next and I really enjoyed going along for the ride when someone else was having the adventure It is a The Forgotten Memoir of John Knox uick read and if I was going to criticise it would be that I wanted I felt that just I was settling in with my new friends they had packed The Illusionists up their boat and gone homeFrom the blurb I learnt that the author Joanne Van Os is an Australian writer who lives in Darwin where the story is set She and her husband own a yacht and sail through the waters that the story is set