Journey to the River Sea (Macmillan Collector's Library)

Author(s): Eva Ibbotson; Lauren St John (Foreword by)

Fiction - Classics

Winner of the Smarties Gold Medal and shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Whitbread Award.A beautiful edition of the much-loved adventure story by Eva Ibbotson with a foreword by Lauren St John.Maia, an orphan, can't wait to reach her distant relatives a thousand miles up the Amazon. She imagines a loving family with whom she will share great adventures. Instead she finds two spiteful cousins who see the jungle as the enemy and refuse to go outdoors. But the wonders of the rainforest more than make up for the hideous twins and their parents. And when Maia meets a mysterious boy who lives alone on the wild river shores, she begins a spectacular journey to the heart of an extraordinary and beautiful new world.A joyous Amazon adventure set in the lush nature of Brazil, Eva Ibbotson's Journey to the River Sea is a modern classic loved by adults and children alike. This edition features a foreword by Lauren St John.Part of the Macmillan Collector's Library; a series of stunning, clothbound, pocket sized classics with gold foiled edges and ribbon markers. These beautiful books make perfect gifts or a treat for any book lover.

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General Fields

  • : 9781529059359
  • : Pan Macmillan
  • : Collector's Library, The
  • : 0.01
  • : September 2021
  • : {"length"=>["5.9"], "width"=>["3.66"], "units"=>["Inches"]}
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Eva Ibbotson; Lauren St John (Foreword by)
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 823.914
  • : 384