Into the hurricane

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Teenager Maxine is determined to scatter her father"s ashes at the lighthouse on Shackles Island, off the coast of Louisiana because that is where she has good memories of him; Eli, haunted by the ghost of his older sister, is determined to end his own life where she died, on the rocks under the lighthouse--but neither Max or Eli counted on running into each other, or on Hurricane Celeste which is roaring toward the island.

StatementNeil Connelly
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.C76186 In 2017
The Physical Object
Pagination228 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27240106M
ISBN 139780545853811
LC Control Number2017009604

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Eli and Maxine fight to escape both the hurricane sweeping Shackles Island and the phantoms haunting them in this richly written survival story. TWO PEOPLE WITH LOSSES Eli and Max both have good reasons to go to the lighthouse on Shackles Island.

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From Into the Hurricane: There’s some disturbance there in the gently sloshing waves. Max wades through the drifting junkyard of gum and candy bars and Into the hurricane book World. magazines to shine the flashlight in the area where the walkie-talkie landed.

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Andrea is a woman who was left broken hearted by a man she has loved her whole life. She crosses paths with Trent, a man whom brings her /5. I first met author N.M. Kelby at the AWP Conference in Atlanta.

The Writer's Digest staff includes many fans of her work, so it was thrilling to talk with her. Into the Storm reads like more than just the chronicle of one maritime disaster—and may be a warning claxon against the possibility of more such disasters coming this hurricane season.”—Open Letters Review “Readers of ocean drama will snap up Korten’s workBrand: Random House Publishing Group.

When they steal something of value to Max, the two decide to travel deep into the swamps to retrieve it. The only problem is that a hurricane is quickly approaching.

Trapped on an island with no way off, they must decide whether to risk their lives for the very people determined to kill : Neil Connelly.

Because Hurricane Celeste is roaring toward Shackles Island, and its power will break bridges, slash electric lines, and stir up deadly wildlife, some of it human. When the ruthless Odenkirk family steals Max's Jeep with her most precious possession inside, she and Eli begin a desperate quest to get it back and get off the island, until they.

A STORM WITHOUT LIMITS But neither of them expected the other, nor the storm. Because Hurricane Celeste is roaring toward Shackles Island, and its power will break bridges, slash electric lines, and stir up deadly wildlife -- some of it : Neil Connelly. Into the Hurricane. Neil Connelly. $; $; Publisher Description.

TWO PEOPLE WITH LOSSESEli and Max both have good reasons to go to the lighthouse on Shackles Island. For Max, it's an old vacation spot, the rare location where she has only good memories -- so it's the right place to scatter her dad's ashes.

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[Neil O Connelly] -- Teenager Maxine is determined to scatter her father's ashes at the lighthouse on Shackles Island, off the coast of Louisiana because that is where she has good memories of him; Eli, haunted by the.

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Eli and Maxine fight to escape both the hurricane sweeping Shackles Island and the phantoms haunting them in this richly written survival story.

Eli and Max both have good reasons to go to the lighthouse on Shackles Island. For Max, it's an old vacation spot, the rare location where she has only good memories -- so it's the right place to scatter her dad's ashes.

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