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A Stranger Came Ashore

Mollie Hunter

A Stranger Came Ashore

by Mollie Hunter

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Published by Canongate Pub Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror & ghost stories, chillers,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • English

  • Edition Notes

    Kelpie

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8309798M
    ISBN 100862414652
    ISBN 109780862414658

    A Stranger Came Ashore, like all Mollie Hunter's books, is stunning in its blend of local tradition and belief, legend and life.'-- Elizabeth Wein, The Guardian, What are the best Scottish children's books? 'Mollie Hunter's books have stood the test of time and it's . A stranger came ashore by Mollie Hunter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - A Stranger Came Ashore by Hunter, Mollie - AbeBooks Passion for books.

    A Stranger Came Ashore is different to the ‘selkie stories’ so abhorred by Samatar, however, and instead focuses on the insidious, manipulative side of the male selkie. The male selkie when in human form is said to be a wonderfully handsome creature, with magical powers of seduction over Earth-borne women. for A Stranger Came Ashore by Mollie Hunter. To help put the right book in each reader's hands, consider the following comprehensive text complexity analyses within your instructional plans. View the Text Complexity Toolkit for help.

    When I was maybe ten, my father brought this book home along with several others from a graduate class he was taking on children's literature. Of all those, A Stranger Came Ashore and Pinballs are the only ones I recall - and A Stranger Came Ashore is the only one I've re-read regularly since that time/5(3). A Stranger Came Ashore. While the other villagers are enchanted by the stranger, Robbie suspects he’s hiding something. Haunted by tales of the Selkie Folk, Robbie sees the clues everywhere — the strange coin, the missing ship, Finn’s love for Robbie’s sister and her golden hair. Get the latest news, book releases and special.


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Set on the Shetland islands, "A Stranger Came Ashore" was a book that combined everything I like in a story: island life and culture. In addition, the story revolves around the legend of the Great Selkie, and while this is a book written for young readers, I was enthralled from beginning to end by the atmosphere of mystery knitted around it/5.

Set on the Shetland islands, "A Stranger Came Ashore" was a book that combined everything I like in a story: island life and culture. In addition, the story revolves around the legend of the Great Selkie, and while this is a book written for young readers, I was enthralled from beginning to end by the atmosphere of mystery knitted around it/5(21).

A stranger came ashore to an island at that time--a man who gave his name as Finn Learson--and there was a mystery about him which had to do with these selkie creatures. Or, so some people say, anyway; but to be exact about all this, you must first of all know that the Selkie Folk are the seals that live in the waters around the Shetland by: 5.

This is a strange book that I possibly would not have read were it not given me because it is based close to where I live. the writing reminds me of an old folk tale, althought the majority of the language is more modern dispite being first published in A Stranger Came Ashore Mollie Hunter No preview available - /5(3).

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A STRANGER CAME ASHORE was a thrilling story of a selkle king who came to take away a little boy's sister to the sea. I'm twelve and I thought it was a great book. People who like fantasy and adventure stories will love it.

I also recommend A MERMAID SUMMER by Molly by: 5. A Stranger Came Ashore Now you can start over with your book journals Lisa. Upplagd av The Book Club kl. A few minutes later a stranger walks through the door.

The stranger is called Finn Learson, and he says that his boat had capsized in the hard storm but he was lucky enough to survive. It’s quite similar to other book’s I’ve Author: The Book Club. Read "A Stranger Came Ashore" by Mollie Hunter available from Rakuten Kobo.

When Finn Learson staggers out of a stormy sea into a village on the Shetland Isles, he brings a Brand: Floris Books. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. A Stranger Came Ashore by Mollie Hunter; 2 editions; First published in A Stranger Came Ashore | Open Library.

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Though he gives his name as Finn Learson and is presumed to be a shipwreck survivor, twelve-year-old Robbie and his grandfather, Old Da, suspect that this is no other than the king of the Selkies, or seal folk, come to lure bonny sister Elspeth to Author: Mollie Hunter.

A stranger came ashore was the best book ive ever read. Most of the time i hate reading but with this book i couldnt stop reading it. i give this book 5 stars *****!!!!.

Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Charmaine. out of 5 stars A STRANGER CAME ASHORE. Reviewed in Canada on February 8, 4/5(9). One of Mollie Hunter's most popular novels for children,A Stranger Came Ashore was first published in to great acclaim.

This new Kelpies Classics edition brings this much-loved Scottish classic to a new generation of children.3/5(5). The original When a Stranger Calls, starring Carol Kane, came out in Kane reprised her role as Jill Johnson in the made-for-TV sequel, When a Stranger Calls Back. A stranger came ashore Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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[Mollie Hunter] -- A family gives shelter to a stranger on a stormy night but unknowingly they brought themselves terrible danger by doing so. The family's only way out of the eerie trouble is to engage the help of.