Review: When Captain Flint was Still a Good Man

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Every fall, the men of Loyalty Island sail from the Olympic Peninsula up to the Bering Sea to spend the winter catching king crab. Their dangerous occupation keeps food on the table but constantly threatens to leave empty seats around it. To Cal, Alaska remains as mythical and mysterious as Treasure Island, and the stories his father returns with are as mesmerizing as those he once invented about ... Read full review

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User Review  - CarolynSchroeder - LibraryThing

This novel ended up being one of my favorite fiction reads of the year. I tend to like a good seafaring yarn and good writing about the human condition and this was just an amazing combination of both ... Read full review

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User Review  - jjaylynny - LibraryThing

This one's a killer. Written in a quiet, almost hushed voice, but packs a wallop. A bittersweet coming of age story about impossible choices. Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Mark - Goodreads

sorta kinda a good summer read but might have edited down Read full review

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