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Once on this island

by Gloria Whelan

  • 265 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollinsPublishers in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mackinac Island (Mich. : Island),
  • United States,
  • Michigan
    • Subjects:
    • Islands -- Fiction.,
    • Farm life -- Michigan -- Mackinac Island (Mich. : Island) -- Fiction.,
    • Mackinac Island (Mich. : Island) -- Fiction.,
    • United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      Twelve-year-old Mary and her older brother and sister tend the family farm on Michigan"s Mackinac Island while their father is away fighting the British in the War of 1812.

      Edition Notes

      StatementGloria Whelan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.W5718 On 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination186 p. :
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1121462M
      ISBN 100060262486, 0060262494
      LC Control Number94048228

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      With its poignant story and catchy Caribbean-flavored score, Once on This Island JR. is a highly original theatrical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen’s popular fairy tale, The Little Mermaid, and the Tony-nominated Broadway musical by the legendary writing team, Ahrens and Flaherty. Through almost non-stop song and dance, this full-hearted musical tells the story of Ti Moune, a peasant. Winner of the TONY AWARD FOR BEST REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND is the sweeping, universal tale of Ti Moune, a fearless peasant girl in search of her place in the world, and ready to risk it all for love. Guided by the mighty island gods, Ti Moune sets out on a remarkable journey to reunite with the man who has captured her heart.


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Out of 5 stars "Once on this Island" book. Reviewed in the United States on August 1, Verified Purchase. The book arrived in great condition. It said it was used, but looks new. It shipped quicker than I expected, also.

Great seller. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Heiss/5(19). Truth be told, I somehow got it into my head that this book was the source for the musical Once on This Island, which I have never seen or heard - it is actually based on this book: My Love, My Love, Or, the Peasant Girl (the two stories have absolutely nothing in common).

As the musical was first produced in and this book wasn't published untilI should have known better/5. Once Upon An Island is the true story of a young couple who did buy their dream island.

David and Jeanne Conover bought Wallace Island in the Canadian Gulf Islands in the 's with a dream of building a summer vacation resort. The book retells their adventures and misadventures, their comic failures and satisfying successes.4/5.

Once Upon an Island was first published in and gained international acclaim. David is also credited with "discovering" Norma Jean (aka Marilyn Monroe) while she was working in an airplane assembly plant in Long Beach, California where he was stationed as a photographer for the Army during World War II/5(16).

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“What a delight it is to enter the world of ONCE ON THIS ISLAND!” raves The New York Times. Winner of the TONY AWARD FOR BEST REVIVAL OF A MUSICAL, ONCE ON THIS ISLAND is the sweeping, universal tale of Ti Moune, a fearless peasant girl in search of her place in the world, and ready to risk it all for by the mighty island gods, Ti Moune sets out on a remarkable.

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Once On This Island is a wonderful book about a young girl named Mary O'Shea who lives on the island of Michilimackinac (present day Mackinac Island)during the war of The island is captured by the British and Mary's father must go to Detroit.5/5(5).

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David Conover (J – Decem ) was an author and documentary photographer who is credited with discovering Marilyn Monroe while taking photos for Yank magazine. While attached to the U.S.

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This touring production of Once on This Island is top-notch, but the constant movement and Flaherty’s calypso-inspired rhythms can only distract from Ahrens’s distressing book for so : Natalie de la Garza.

Once on This Island is an exciting Broadway Musical ().It was inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Little Mermaid. The story is deceptively simple: A peasant girl has fallen in love above her class and this is told around a fire by a group of Caribbean peasants as they wait out a terrible storm.

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