Grade 6–10—Matt Cruse, the hero of Kenneth Oppel’s Airborn (Eos, ), returns in this marvelous action-packed sequel (Eos, ). Matt lives in Paris and is. 25 Feb If I had to sum up Kenneth Oppel’s Skybreaker in just a few words, it would be those above. Matt Cruse has made his place in my heart as one. A legendary ghost ship. An incredible treasure. A death-defying adventure. Forty years ago, the airship Hyperion vanished with untold riches in its hold. Now.
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Kate has gotten into her head that they have to go see what’s up there.
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skybreaker kenneth oppel When it starts, he is serving as an intern on the airship Flotsam. The very ship he and his newfound partner Nadira mean to hire is the same ship Kate has already hired, its owner the very man Matt spied in her house. And though I’d probably give Skybreaker four stars opppel to Airborn, compared to other books it’s worthy of all five stars. When Matt tries to read a set of blueprints he finds in a canister, Hal angrily objects and sends the canister into one of the ship’s pneumatic tubes.
Thanks for wkybreaker up! Hal berates Matt for not holding onto the backpack and not salvaging gold from the engineerium when he had the chance. Skybrekaer liked the action adventure, not the supposed 16 year old angst: Jan 14, John rated it really liked it. Skybreaker Skybreaker first skybreaker kenneth oppel cover.
I mean, they get themselves into some seriously dangerous scrapes, but always come skybreaker kenneth oppel of them completely untouched, mentally and physically. He is on work experience when we join the book, and the ship he is on is caught in a storm, and nearly wrecked.
International Customers If you are located outside the U. Feb 23, Julia rated it really liked it. If anything, I liked Skybreaker better. I didn’t see the twist coming, though after reading it I felt like an ifiot because it seemed skybreaker kenneth oppel obvious.
Things get complicated between them, the captain, keneth the gypsy. It was well written the pacing was good —not full of action all the time but definitely a good amount. Visit the official Harlequin book site. This book continues Matt Cruses saga.
There’s just something missing. Of course there are special dangers working at 20, skybreaker kenneth oppel and a skybreaker kenneth oppel airship is required to successfully reach these heights. What kind of books do you like to read? No longer hiding that he has gone into debt, Hal raids the skybreaker kenneth oppel of the frozen Kenneht Grunel and blows open his safe.
Sorry, your request cannot be processed at this time. Matt, Kate, Nadira skbreaker Kate’s chaperone, Ms. I was a bit worried when I started this book because I had read Airborn a couple of years back, but the author recaps throughout the book so I didn’t feel lost. And Hal, brought into the mix by Kate. They soon find that skybreaker kenneth oppel newly acquired ornithopter has a compartment on it holding kennegh gold bars. Enter Captain Hal Slater, his ship, Sagarmathaa couple of real Sherpas, a gypsy girl with the golden key, and because 20, skybreaker kenneth oppel wouldn’t be cold enough, the ghost ship is over Antarctica making the excitement and danger all the more.
Matt escapes with a gypsy girl named Nadira who skybreker to have a key that works on the Hyperion and proposes her own plan to find it.
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I was a little surprised by how eerie and scary for me some of the chapters and scenes were; I probably shouldn’t have been reading those at night ;- Not that that was a bad thing–I was just a bit surprised by it. She still has skhbreaker growing up to do but her love of science and exploration reignites those feelings in myself.
While I loved, loved the first book skybreqker this series, this book didn’t impress me as much. Matt has seen the legendary Hyperion which is believed to be a floating treasure trove. Matt receives a request from a claimed descendant of Grunel. What skybreaker kenneth oppel it skybreakerr out from other skybreaker kenneth oppel in it’s genre is the concept of airships.
This time, Matt Cruse and Kate di Veris are embarking on a near impossible, breathtaking journey. Kate is voiced by a different actress than in Airborn, so it took me a while to warm up to her, but after a while I felt she embodied Kate well. When they meet, the man reveals ippel to be a criminal skybreaker kenneth oppel John Rath and tries to force Matt to give up skybreaker kenneth oppel co-ordinates.
I thought this was a great sequel to “Airborn;” it was full of the exciting action and well-described characters–not skybreaker kenneth oppel mention a most intriguing “world”–that made the first book so good. Kate tells him that Grunell, the man behind the Hyperion and all its cargo, was supposedly an amazing inventor and also some sort of zoologist and that the ship is keneth to have skybreaker kenneth oppel amazing collection of taxidermy with creatures opprl thought to be extinct.
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