Secrets at sea : a novel
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Source:Dial Books for Young Readers, New York, p.238 (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3566 .E2526 S43 2011
Keywords:Adventure and adventurers--Fiction, Adventure stories, Atlantic Ocean--History--19th century--Fiction, Atlantic Ocean--History--19th century--Juvenile fiction, Brothers and sisters--Fiction, Brothers and sisters--Juvenile fiction, Human-animal relationships--Fiction, Human-animal relationships--Juvenile fiction, Mice--Fiction, Mice--Juvenile fiction, Ocean travel--Fiction, Ocean travel--Juvenile fiction, Social classes--Fiction
Summary: In 1887, the social-climbing Cranstons voyage from New York to London, where they hope to find a husband for their awkward older daughter, secretly accompanied by Helena and her mouse siblings, for whom the journey is both terrifying and wondrous as they meet an array of titled humans despite their best efforts at remaining hidden.
Ages 8-12; Adventure, Historical fiction