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Author Jackson, Dave.

Title Sinking the Dayspring / by Dave & Neta Jackson ; illustrated by Anne Gavitt.

Imprint Minneapolis, Minn. : Bethany House, c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Lakeside Fiction  F JAC    ---  Available
Description 144 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Series Trailblazer books
Note "The experiences of missionary John G. Paton, Captain Fraser, and the Dayspring are true except for a few details."--T.p. verso.
"Ages 8-12"--Cover p. [4].
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 144).
Summary In 1866, a fourteen-year-old orphan reluctantly joins the crew of a missionary ship leaving Australia, but when a hurricane strands him on a South Sea island and he is captured by slave traders, he finds the courage to trust in God.
Study Program Accelerated Reader ATOS RL 5.4 4.0 LAKE
Subject Paton, John Gibson, 1824-1907 -- Fiction.
Missionaries -- Fiction.
Missions -- Vanuatu -- Fiction.
Slave trade -- Fiction.
Christian life -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Islands of the Pacific -- Fiction.
Added Author Jackson, Neta.
Gavitt, Anne, illustrator.
ISBN 0764222686 (pbk.)

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