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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (99 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Daniel Hays Narrator: Bruce Altman Publisher: Highbridge Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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The author of My Old Man and the Sea tells of how he packed up his family and moved to an island off Nova Scotia. He loves it, but his spirited son feels isolated and his wife longs for the life they left behind. Funny, tender, and filled with the d Download and start listening now!

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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Lisa | 9/19/2013

    " The author of this book is kind-of nuts. Well, he is nuts, but he is a great writer. It definitely made me think about whether or not I could live in those conditions (and stay married!) for a year. Quick read. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Ginny | 5/19/2013

    " Good book if you like the sea. A true story of how a man and his family survive for a year on an Island that he purchased. It is more like a diary than a story. But with some interesting facts. Again, some of the language is more earthy, but didn't keep me from enjoying the 'scenery'. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Andrew Betz | 5/2/2013

    " Interesting walk through a year spent on a remote island in Northeast Candada. Good mix of humor throughout. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Callie | 4/12/2013

    " a great first person account of a man and his family who move to an island for a year. that aren't exactly living off the land, but they're living simply and with his great sense of humor, his stories made me smile and laugh and cry. "

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