Emily & the Captain: A Winter Adventure

Noelle Hall

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ISBN: 9780968500484

Emily & the Captain: A Winter Adventure

  Author:   Noelle Hall  
  Artist :   Mel D’Souza    
  Publisher:  Downhomer

The story continues from the bestselling Emily & the Captain: A Woody Point Story. On a winter visit to Woody Point, Newfoundland, from her home in Virginia, Emily discovers a little lost fox, Rhett. Amazingly, Rhett is also from Virginia. But why has he fled Virginia and how has he gotten all the way to Newfoundland?

Emily and her animal friends find food and shelter for Rhett and they all enjoy the fun of the deep snows of a Newfoundland winter in the Mystical Forest.

But Rhett is homesick and longs to return to Virginia. Glow-ria, the northern light, finds a way to get Rhett home, if that’s what he really wants. It seems Emily and the animals must part with their new-found friend forever.

Details and Specs
ISBN associated with this title:9780968500484
Item DH0010
PublisherDownhomer
PublisherDownhomer
Published onJanuary 1 2002
Language eng
Pages 44
Format Paperback
Dimensions9.19(in) x 8.25(in)
Shipping weight195(g)
Status ACTIVE TITLE
Noelle Chason Hall is the daughter of a Newfoundlander and an American serviceman. Most of her summers growing up were spent in Woody Point, Bonne Bay, on the western shores of Newfoundland. She attended Memorial University in St. John’s, NF. Noelle’s first book, Emily and the Captain: A Woody Point Story is now a Canadian bestseller. She was honoured in March 2002, to be one of the authors to give a reading and talk at the Virginia Book Festival, which takes place in Charlottesville, VA. Noelle, a member of the Virginia State Reading in Education Assoc. and the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, is an avid promoter of literary and spends as much time as possible touring in areas of Canada and the United States, visiting schools and raising funds for libraries. Noelle lives in Spotsylvania, VA, with her husband Gregory, but spends as much time as she can at her house in Woody Point, NF, which in her heart she calls “home.”

Mel D’Souza is an illustrator and cartoonist for the Downhome Magazine. Mel lives in Brampton, Ontario but travels frequently and extensively across Newfoundland and Labrador. His ability to capture the essence of a story in pictures is reflected in the delightful sketches that illustrate this book.