Dare the Wind: The Record-Breaking Voyage of Eleanor Prentiss and the Flying Cloud

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Dare the Wind: The Record-Breaking Voyage of Eleanor Prentiss and the Flying Cloud

by Tracey Fern

Illustrations by Emily Arnold McCully

First Release:

May 2014

ISBN: 9780374316990

“Ellen Prentiss had always felt the sea tug at her heart, strong as a full-moon tide.” In 1851, she navigated her husband’s clipper from New York City down to Cape Horn, and up to San Francisco. Author’s note, with further resources. Glossary. Full-color illustrations.

 
  • ISBN: 9780374316990
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    Page Count: 40
    Trim Size: 9" x 10"
    Dewey Classification: 387.5092
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.8, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 4.7, Points: 3
    Lexile: Level: AD880L
    Awards & Honors: ALA Notable Books for Children 2015, Middle Readers; 2015 Amelia Bloomer Project List, Early Readers, Nonfiction
    Genre: Nonfic
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