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Maigret and the Wine Merchant iLism as Katrien considered herself Javanese while others did not More explanation for the need to separate Katrien and Slamet would have been helpful for the book sntended audience Still despite these ualms I was pleased to Read A Book Covering This Particular Time a book covering this particular time history The fact that Katrien could uote many passages from Darwin s On the Origin of Species was Knit Together impressive and reminded me of some of my own past students who could recite lines from certain books with which they weren love After the Ashes was a little slow to start because the happens n "happens n half of the book with the explosion of Krakatau Prior to the explosion Katrien deals with familycultural expectations of how a girl He, An Irreverent Look At The American Male is supposed to act malefemale friendships ChristianMuslim friendships and other divides of that century Everythings well researched and historically accurate I enjoyed the book Hand SELL IT LIKE SERHANT it to anyone who has annterest n historical fiction volcanos and the water surge that comes after a volcanic eruption In 1883 on the sland of Java n the Dutch East Indies thirteen year old Katrien Courtland resists her aunt s attempts to make Katrien ladylike She does not want to be like the empty headed girls she goes to school with nor does she want to be friends with any of them especially frenemy Brigitta Burkhart Instead Katrien enjoys roaming the jungle and collecting stag beetles She s determined to prove Darwin s theory of natural selection Katrien has a lively and curious mind so when people start gossiping about mysterious tremors and the newly smoking volcano Krakatau Katrien wants to gather as much Favorite Fairy Tales Told in Czechoslovakia (Favorite Fairy Tales, Book 10) information as she can When her neighbors tell the harrowing tale of th A nice teen survival story setn a time and place that I did not know anything about I like when learning The Missing Link is this painless Not only did I learn about the Dutch settlement of Java and the eruption of Krakatau but I learned generally what a volcanic eruption and tsunami can be like I adore the way that this bookntroduces us to 13 year old Katrien Set Working Girls in 1883 on thesland of Java Hands of Flame (Negotiator Trilogy/Old Races Universe in the Dutch East Indies we are firstntroduces to young Katrien s obsessive thirst for knowledge about the natural world A catastrophic event on a nearby Speechless island turns the natural world against her and robs Katrien of much of what she loves the best The starkness of the scene after the disaster that befalls her homes beautifully depicted as Sinister Sprinkles (Donut Shop Mystery, is Katrien s determination to save something of her world Highly recommend this book for any childnterested Earthly Delights (Corinna Chapman, in history science or strong characters they can cheer for Thiss the story of a budding entymologist on the Dutch Islands Stranded With The Tempting Stranger in the 1800 right before the volcano blows This may just not have been my tastet was The Valhalla Prophecy (Nina Wilde Eddie Chase, in particular difficult to read about the preparation of a beatle s body for pinning while I ate my lunch whichs freuently the only time I have to read I did not finish t. A deathly ash rains down on the Javan coast and everything s soon buried under the dust or destroyed by the tsunamis that follow Amidst the chaos Katrien knows her only hope of survival Mindhunter is to flee the jungle with the one person she vowed she'd never befriendSet against the backdrop of one of the most spectacularly horrifying natural disastersn human history this debut novel by Sara Joiner s by turns exciting funny tragic and poigna. After the AshesAfter the Ashes takes place Sweet Stallion in the 1800s on thesland of Java The volcano Krakatau The County And The Kingdom is about to erupt after being dead for many years and this story centers on a young lady and what happens to her I found the story hard to read grantedt takes place a long time ago and the main character Summer Heat! is Dutch and the attitudes towards native populations were not great butt just felt a bit awkward and wooden The main character s portrayed as a bit of a tomboy

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is now asked to no longer be friends with her native best friend but somehow she s oblivious to all of the ssues of Dutch rule and hardships her friend faces The native Risking It All issues aren t explored at all just some vague we hate you from scary men who of course refuse to helpn the crisis And the main character for all of her boy Dog Food 2 ish nesss really kind of whiny and judgementalyou don t see a lot of redeeming ualities for her aside from her knowledge of the flora and fauna which helps but she Santa In Montana (Calder Saga isn t a survivalist only a 13 year old girl So not a bad story but off putting and not great I loved this one The whole book was tense and made me keep reading obsessively to find out what would happen The first parts very reminiscent of Calpurnia Tate The Moonshiners Daughter in Jacueline Kelly s books The 13 year old protagonists growing up Emmas Orphans in a rather wild place and wants to study natural selection and science Shes starting to feel constrained by society s expectations of her a I like how this book explored and taught us what happens after a natural disasters occurs The volcano erupting and causing an ash over the Saints on Stage island for days and the girls leaning on each others great I have never been Fading Echoes (Warriors: Omen of the Stars, in an natural disaster and for me personally this tells me whatt childhood happy hours is like for the victims of the disaster even days later when everythings still ruined and they are trying to escape and just get out the environment to a safer environment I really enjoyed reading this book ARC from Baker and TaylorIn 1883 Katrien has always lived on Java with her father who works for a Dutch company Her mother s dead but her Aunt Greet lives with her and her uncle Maarten also resides nearby Katrien s very Publish and Perish interestedn the study of nsects and has all but memorized Darwin s Origin of Katrien s very The Book of Lamentations interestedn the study of Guide Through the Old Testament insects and has all but memorized Darwin s Origin of Species She goesnto the jungle with her good friend Salmet whose mother works for Katrien s family Greet doesn t think that Katrien should spend so much time with a native boy now that she The Best-Case Scenario Handbook is gettingnto her teens and tries to have her socialize with Birgitta with whom she attends school The two constantly antagonize each other even though Birgitta The Last Days of the Romanovs isnterested The Fate of the Romanovs in botany When the nearby volcano Krakatau starts spewing ash no one seems very alarmed except for Katrien s neighbors The DeGroots who have heard of other volcanoes on thesland decide to go back to the Netherlands but Katrien s father won t have Miss Julia Takes Over (Miss Julia, it When thenevitable happens Katrien and Birgitta both manage to survive and. In this riveting coming of age survival story a stubborn and LOSER intellectual teen must fight for her life when the mighty volcano Krakatau erupts and puts her hometown on the Javanese coastn mortal dangerIn 1883 on the Home-Ec 101 island of Javan the Dutch East Indies thirteen year old Katrien Courtland s determined to prove Darwin's theory of natural selection Unfortunately nothing causes her Aunt Greet angst than Katrien crawling around the mud. ,


With each other s help manage to make their weary way across the devastation that ash and tsunamis wreak on Java Will they be able to put the horror of their experience behind themStrengths This was a very well researched book on a little known topic unless one has read Pene du Bois Twenty One Balloons and even managed to capture the narrative style of the times Bringing n a variety of Dutch experiences Culture and Customs of Norway in Java as well as discussions about the relationships between the Dutch and the native people gives this a well rounded perspective Katrien s bent toward science willnterest a few people and the very human experience of fighting with someone With Whom She Is Forced whom she The Billionaires Secretive Enchantress (The Berutelli Escape, is forced be friends maynterest readers who like books with friend drama Weaknesses I want to see a finished copy of this before I buy Shake, Rattle and Roll it The fonts very small and close and given how hard t s to get students to check out historical fiction the standard Holiday House cover and crowded formatting will make this a challenge to get The Weavers Idea Book into the hands of students What I really think If this had a better cover or were shorter I might be able to pitch this I enjoyedt but just don t see The Mission of Mooney Rooney it doing welln my library This was a 35 for me and I ended up enjoying The Road to There it a lot than I expected to and being surprised byts focus Even though the story s set n 1883 Used (Getting Inside of V, in the Dutch East Indies I expect that many middle grade readers will be able to relate to Katrien Courtlandt who marches to her own tune Katrien resists the social norms of her time ands fascinated by the work of Charles Darwin and his theory of natural selection She spends many Happy Hours In The Jungle hours Inside a Barn in the Country in the jungle for beetles near the town of Anjer where she lives She also treasures the moments she spends playing with her best friend Slamet But her aunt worries about the stigma that may be associated from this particular companionship and Katrien often feels as though she doesn t fitn with the other girls The Simple Guide to Freshwater Aquariums in her school and the surrounding community In fact she considers one Brigitta Burkart to be her arch enemy While Brigittampresses the adults with her manners and positive attitude Katrien knows that she behaves differently when she Athena is away from those adult eyes Both girls learn that theres much to them than they originally thought when a volcano on a nearby Tales from the Toolbox island Krakatau erupts and the towns destroyed forcing these two enemies to flee to the jungle for safety The descriptions of the desolation are hard to read but the girls determination s survive s mpressive even while they realize that f they are to get out of this alive they will need to depend on each other s strengths I really liked Katrien and how she wasn t particularly worried about fitting Det ordnar sig in or pleasing others but I wondered about the likelihood of these two girls managing to live through this disaster I also wished that the author had provided a bit context about Java and the Dutch colonia. Dy jungle collecting bugsn the name of science and The Admiral in the company of a native boy no less If only Katrien would take annterest The Homunculus in running a household and making friends with other girls But Katrien has nonterest Basic BASIC (Hayden computer programming series) in changing especiallyf t means socializing with the likes of mean Brigitta Burkhart Then one stifling afternoon Katrien's world turns upside down when the nearby volcano Krakatau erupts with a terrifying blast For days. ,

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