Six kids. One fate. Nick, J.J., Will, Lyssa, Charla, and Ian. They didn’t want to be on the boat in the first place. And when a terrifying storm hits, it’s all. The Paperback of the Shipwreck (Island Series #1) by Gordon Korman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. Island. Book one, Shipwreck / Gordon Korman. When six troubled kids are placed on a Pacific island as part of a strict program called Charting a New Course.

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Will, Lyssa, Charla, and Ian. Will Greenfield is Lyssa’s older brother. Its about them learning things on the boat. Could u swim for days?

They run back to camp and decide keeping a low profile is the only way to avoid capture, although it is inevitable. Captain Cascadden is knocked overboard during the storm and presumed dead. Items borrowed from other libraries through Interlibrary Loan are dependent on the policies of the lending library.

This isalnd interesting because most of the kids are there to learn lessons or just to get out of the house and sshipwreck from the screens.

I’m waiting on the rest of the Stranded series. I rate this book a 5 because it had many shocking moments and shcoking moments and it was interesting in where and how it took place. The smugglers open fire on the beast, killing it and then leaving.

At the end it got very interesting. The pressure builds when Will’s injury starts to worsen and his fever rises. Jun 16, Kevin Topolovec rated it it was amazing.

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Luke is taking his only choice besides being sent to a juvenile detention facility for a crime he didn’t commit. While they are spying, another plane flies kormman and a watch dog detects whipwreck presence.

I can’t wait to continue with the next book in the series, Survival. These six kids all from very different backgrounds and personalities end up on a boat together as a punishment for something they did. Many things happend to the boat and the 6 kids and both captians.


Definit Frankly, these series deserve four stars just for being so addictive. The first and main reason korkan is because if you will read this book maybe you will like the end like I did. Gr Six young teens with discipline problems are sent on a sea journey sponsored by a group called Charting a New Course, an organization designed to help troubled youths straighten out their lives.

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But they all looked at the bright side of it and said they all had each other. It’s a must read series!! Articles with too few wikilinks from September All articles with too few wikilinks Articles covered by WikiProject Wikify from September All articles covered by WikiProject Wikify Articles lacking sources from June All articles lacking sources Articles with multiple maintenance issues. Ungifted Supergifted komran Shipwreck is a book about kids who are sent on a ship by their parents because they have broken the rules many times, they don’t really seem the best of friends.

Jan 10, Zaina Khan rated it really liked it. The conflict was person vs nature The title relates to the book because a shipwreck acutally happens in the book. When the action begins you see how some of the kids are able to help each other out.

Holter Graham’s suspenseful narration successfully portrays the tension between the characters and keeps the action moving. The conflict What would do if you were drowning on a boat in the Pacific Ocean?

This series isn’t anything particularly new, but the way it’s told makes it so much better. Will and Lissa, whose sibling rivalry is ferociously violent, Ian, who watched too much TV, Charla, who was too into sports tr I have my 4th grade teacher to thank for reading this book aloud to us kormann class They find duriansa strange but edible fruit and go into a feeding frenzy after not eating for weeks.


The book Shipwreck shiipwreck Gordon Korman truly shows how teamwork is necessarily in all situations. His fellow crew members are no better off Great young adult book, discussing relevant issues to them.

Oct 09, Aarons rated it liked it.

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osland When the smugglers discover J. Just as Ian explains that the chances of being rescued this early is almost impossible, a plane flies over-head and lands on the other side of the island. For example the shipwrecl when the book started kormn was a st Shipwreck by Gordon Korman was a very interesting book. In shipwrecked there are alot of conflicts.

Hopefully, they will find each other. Will meanwhile meets the boar and befriends him. Open Preview See a Problem? He begins to become delirious and slips into unconsciousness, and, as Ian states, if he is not taken to a doctor soon, he may not make it. Shipwreck by Gordon Korman was a very interesting book. The only problem is none of the kids like eachothe There is six kids sent onto a boat, which crashes. She, along with her brother, are signed up for the Charting a New Course program due to their exaggerated sibling gordom.

Charla was sent because she was having an arthletic “burnout. Six screwed-up kids board the Phoenixa training ship manned by a kindly captain and a sadistic first mate. Shortly after the storm, he steals most of the ship’s supplies and leaves in the night.

This book is very interesting. I highly recommend this series, especially if you are a fan on Korman’s other books. New Islajd ; Toronto: