The Island of Beyond
The Island of Beyond
The Island of Beyond
Eleven-year-old Martin can hardly imagine a worse summer. Martin's dad wants him to like "normal" boy things playing sports and exploring the outdoors so he sends Martin to his great-aunt Lenore, who lives on a tiny island called Beyond. Nothing about Beyond is what Martin expects, certainly not the strange, local boy who unexpectedly befriends Martin. Solo can canoe and climb trees and survive on his own in the wilderness, and Martin's drawn to him in a way he doesn't quite understand. But he's not sure he can trust Solo. In fact, can he trust anything about this strange island, where everyone seems to be keeping secrets?

Book Details

Genre: 

  • Humor
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Mystery

Age Level: 

  • 8 - 12
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Eleven-year-old Martin is always in his own world playing video games and reading comics, but one day Martin’s dad suddenly tells him that he will be spending the summer on the Island of Beyond with his aunt Lenore. Martin couldn’t imagine a worse summer. Nothing about the Island of Beyond is what he expects though. Especially not Aunt Lenore, mysterious Uncle Ned, or a boy named Solo.

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