The Journal of Brian Doyle
A Greenhorn on An Alaskan Whaling Ship, [the Florence, 1874]Book - 2004
Jim Murphy once again writes an exciting story of a young boy on the cusp of a great, and sometimes violent, world. Jonathan Dodge has run away from his father's house, fleeing his father's wrathful punishments. He signs on as a greenhorn, a sailor on an Alaskan whaling ship. On the high seas Jonathan finds more adventure and danger than one boy could have hoped for.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2004.
Branch Call Number: J MUR