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10 thoughts on “The Ghost in the Noonday Sun

  1. says:

    3 1 2 stars Fast paced and entertaining adventure story, with much on pirates than ghosts.

  2. says:

    As a teenager novel it s good.

  3. says:

    My favorite children story.

  4. says:

    Not an original idea but I just enjoyed the book and the way the story was written

  5. says:

    YA book an old one but a good one that s why it s still in print great adventure ARRh This was a re read A very used copy is in my permanent library.

  6. says:

    THE GHOST IN THE NOON DAY SUN Sid Fleischman Have Treasure Need Kid Bait This is a light read for kids no real meat for adults here but good fun, with surprise twists one very other page even on the Same page Fourteen year old Oliver Finch dreams of going to sea, instead of helping his aunt at her New England inn Fortunately for him the sudden arrival f one Captain Scratch easily the devil s agent or human kin ends Oliver s landlubber life Back then superstitious folks believed that people born at the stroke of midnight had the lucky gift of seeing the ghosts of the dead Could Oliver be one of the lucky or unlucky ones This greedy, murderous villain is obsessed with discovering the location of buried treasure on a remote isle He authorizes cruel torture is there any other kind to wring confessions from the doubtful but terrified boy Surprisingly Oliver finds unexpected pirate allies on his nightmare voyage...

  7. says:

    I m a big Sid Fleischman fan I love his verve, his wit, his complications, his plucky characters The Ghost in the Noonday Sun had all that, but perhaps in a lesser quantity than I had hoped The lad Oliver is told that he should have to ability to see ghosts even in daylight For that reason, he is swiped by pirates to find the ghost of the guardian of a buried treasure We never meet a ghost, b...

  8. says:

    j ai lu ce livre en fran ais,Le jour de ses quatorze ans, oliver est kidnapp par un capitaine pirate et le voila en route pour les les des mers du Sud Mais pourquoi a t il t enlev A la recherche du tr sor de Gentleman Jack, le capitaine Scratch a besoin de quelqu un d exceptionnel pour le guider dans sa qu te Quelqu un qui soit n sous le...

  9. says:

    This book was a lot of fun, probably one of my favorite juvy books I ve read lately I didn t think I was into pirate stories, but this one had the perfect mix of adventure, humor, and plot twists It s n...

  10. says:

    Great fun a change from Fleischman s other books written at that time, set in the U.S mainland Southwest, such as Jingo Django, By the Great Horn Spoon and Mr Mysterious This book is all pirates in the Caribbean, with a good dollop of treachery and finding that good peopl...

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The Ghost in the Noonday Sun Oliver Finch Can T Wait To Go Out To Sea He S Turning Twelve At Midnight And Is Looking Forward To A Lifetime Of Adventures At Sea Then He Meets The Villainous Captain Scratch, Who Believes That People Born At Midnight Can Spot Ghosts, And Oliver Ships Out To Sea Sooner Than He Expected.

  • Paperback
  • 144 pages
  • The Ghost in the Noonday Sun
  • Sid Fleischman
  • English
  • 17 August 2017
  • 9780590436625

About the Author: Sid Fleischman

As a children s book author Sid Fleischman felt a special obligation to his readers The books we enjoy as children stay with us forever they have a special impact Paragraph after paragraph and page after page, the author must deliver his or her best work With almost 60 books to his credit, some of which have been made into motion pictures, Sid Fleischman can be assured that his work will m