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Udith Heide Gilliland This is the best favorite book isbn 9780789425850. Steamboat The Story of Captain is a about 30 pages long with a paragraph or two per page The main character of this book is Blanche Douglas a little girl who lives near the Mississippi River in the late 1800's and knows its characteristics better than most This includes the boats that come through including the JP Whittaker a large cargo ship Blanche's fascination with the steamboat is so grand that she decided she wants to be a steamboatman one day though she knows it's a dangerous job Eventually after many years of watching from afar she marries a steamboatman and joins him on his steamboat She tells her husband one night that she wants to learn how to travel the river as well and they embark on the journey of learning how She then takes an exam and does exceptionally well proving she knows all the ins and outs of the river Then it becomes time for her to try to navigate a steamboat on her own She does a perfect job even handling a deadly situation and at the end hundreds of people rejoice The vocabulary in the book has many water and boat terms that would be good for students to learn but nothing too hard that they would not understand The illustrations in this book are typically double page with intensely deep colors of blues for the water With varying strokes of a paint brush the illustrator can demonstrate the mood of the water There are also other textures and many geometrical images to better depict Blanche's environment and lifestyleThis book would be a good asset to a classroom for maybe a personal reading section or free read time Potentially it could be used when learning about the Mississippi River or boats in general A great situational use for this book would be if a girl or boy student was upset sue to thinking they could not do a particular profession because of their gender considering Blanche prevails through the odds of being a girl wanting to be a steamboatman

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Steamboat The Story of Captain Blanche LeathersFormat Hardcover and others 32 pages and has a text language like Englis. I will never look at the river the same way again“A dimple in the water That means BEWARE a sunken wreck awaits ready to tear out the bottom of a steamboat A faint shadow That means WATCH OUT a sandbar lurks below waiting to capture any boat that strays too nearA dark spot DANGER a lost island lies beneath the surface fishing for steamboatsAnd every day the river rises and falls making new loops and cutting off old ones sweeping away riverbanks and trees”