Peter and the Starcatchers

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Paw Prints, Apr 18, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 451 pages
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Don'teven think of starting this bookunless you're sitting in a comfortable chair and have lots of time. Afast-paced, impossible-to-put-down adventure awaits as the young orphan Peterand his mates are dispatched to an island ruled by the evil King Zarboff. Theyset sail aboard the Never Land, a ship carrying a precious and mysterious trunk inits cargo hold, and the journey quickly becomes fraught with excitement anddanger.

Discoverrichly developed characters in the sweet but sophisticated Molly, the scary butfamiliar Black Stache, and the fearless Peter. Treacherous battles withpirates, foreboding thunderstorms at sea, and evocative writing immerses thereader in a story that slowly and finally reveals the secrets and mysteries ofthe beloved Peter Pan.

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User Review  - ewyatt - LibraryThing

Peter Pan's origin story. Put on a boat from the orphanage where he was living, Peter and his crew suddenly find themselves on an adventure with a mysterious trunk, a girl named Molly, and a pirate ... Read full review

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Ever wonder how Peter and lost boys came to be? My husband and I began reading this aloud to our 7-year-old son, but we soon found that we were way more interested in it than he was. We'd rush home ... Read full review

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