A whisper on the tide. Sapphire’s father mysteriously vanishes into the waves off the Cornwall coast where her family has always lived. She misses him terribly. Master storyteller Helen Dunmore writes the story of Sapphire and her brother Conor, and their discovery of INGO, a powerfu. Helen Dunmore captures the magical appeal of the Cornish coast in Ingo, says Philip Ardagh.

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On the negative side, I found this book very slow, and only rarely gr Short-form review: But she couldn’t forget him, and she couldn’t live without him. He takes her through the Skin the surface and into the world of Ingo which is extremely painful at the beginning for a human, and you have to forget about Air to be able to survive.

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Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. There are some really lovely moments, like Sapphire mentally connecting to a dolphin while riding it, or a conversation her brother Conor has with honeybees.

Denjela no, there isn’t any romance in this book. Retrieved from info http: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here She disregards her family and manages to stay in Ingo for over 24 hours, not caring about how her mother would feel if she were to find Sapphire gone.


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The problem is that Ingo also wants to be an dunmorr book about exciting fun times under the ocean, and you really can’t have those themes co-exist in one novel. Perhaps that is why she imagines herself being pulled like a magnet toward the sea. We are also a Christian family and there are a few red flags in this book for me earth magic, mom’s boyfriend, Sapphire’s behavior. Enjoy your stay here at Ingo Wiki and Happy Editing. Sapphire, like a real child, has to tell the reader every thought that goes through her head and every step she takes through the day, sometimes more than once.

It is is set in Leningrad during the first year of the siege of the city by German forces, which lasted for days from the fall of Mga on 30th August The Ingo Chronicles is a collection of books based on the adventures in the underwater world, Ingo written by Helen Dunmore. The Tide Helwn 3.

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Auch die typischen Meerjungfrauen-Klischees werden gar nicht erst aufgerollt. Reprinted helrn permission of HarperCollins Publishers, Inc. I also completed two novels; fortunately neither survives, and it was more than ten years before I wrote another novel.

Children and teenagers Helen Dunmore reviews. I skimmed through the last third of the book, so maybe I missed more explanations? The book was part of a four-story series, but it was definitely the strongest novel of the bunch. SUMMARY When Eunmore father disappears, most people say he’s been drowned, although the more vicious of the townspeople say he ran off with another woman.


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But, in order to survive, their mother decides – or, more accurately, circumstances dictate – that life must go on. The plot was somewhat simple, but extremely well executed and satisfying.

It was so good. The townfolks believed this same fate befell her dad. Based on 9 reviews.

Ingo Series by Helen Dunmore

They discover an underwater world called Ingo, where they meet Faro and Elvira, who are mer. Review I was captivated by the idea of Stormswept by Helen Dunmore when it was published earlier this month. Mermaids are next to dragons when it came to my favorite mythological characters. Conor ahead, and me hurrying behind, trying to keep heeln with him. I wanted to bring him back to me, now.