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. High in the sky, far above the normal lanes of travel, drifts a ghost ship carrying unbelievable treasure. Matt Cruse is on the trail of that treasure, with the help of. 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.
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View all 8 comments. I will definitely pick up the 3rd and final skhbreaker of the series, as it still was a page turner, but I hope it will focus more on the adventure and less on the ‘does she like me or not? Now, accompanied by heiress Kate de Vries and a mysterious gypsy, Matt Cruse is determined to recover the ship and its treasures.
Also a handsome rogue, a beautiful, fiesty gypsy, a group of sherpas, the sky over Antarctica, romance, danger, intrigue Matt alone knows the the ship’s last position and others want his knowledge. Product details Mass Market Paperback: Please note that your username is an e-mail address.
And the other actors are all delightful! Read more Read less. The book itself is one of my all time favorites! You also find yourself cheering on Matt and Kate, and a few other new characters, as they try to obtain what everyone else has failed at We will polish the Audio CDs for smooth listening.
If you are a seller for this product, would you like to skybreeaker updates through seller support? I started out writing sci-fi epics my Star Wars phase then went on to swords I was born in in Port Alberni, a mill town on Vancouver Island, British Columbia but spent the bulk of my childhood in Victoria, B.
But 20, feet above the Earth’s surface, pursued by those who have hunted the Hyperion since its disappearance, and surrounded by deadly high-altitude life forms, Matt and his companions soon find themselves fighting not only for the Hyperion —but for their very lives. Tough, snarky Sidney cuts to deal with life.
Book Club Girl book clubs. A legendary ghost ship. Stattdessen dominiert ein strenges Schema, nach welchem die Handlungsabschnitte in vorgegebener Seitenzahl erfolgen ich habe es mit dem ersten Band verglichen.
Skybreaker (Matt Cruse, #2) by Kenneth Oppel
It’s still great rollicking adventure, but it feels a bit to formulaic, especially the romance part. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Newbies to the triogly will love this book, but better still, the many kennetth who read Airborn first.
Matt and Kate excuse themselves and head to the hangar of the Sagarmatha. Now, accompanied by heiress Kate de Vries and a mysterious gypsy, Matt Cruse is determined kennteh recover the ship and its treasures.
Like its predecessor book, there are imaginative creatures, lots of action, and a budding romance. Kate wants to prepare an expedition to find the Hyperion though she is more interested in scientific discoveries than the legendary treasure. Forty years ago, the airship Hyperion vanished with untold riches in its hold.
Skybreaker was first released in Canada in September The Protagonist, Matt Cruse, is a 16 year old going through the Airship Academy, and the book is about an adventure he is drawn into. In the giant updraft from the storm, Matt spots an almost ghostly looking ship and realized it’s the Hyperion, long-fabled to hold vast treasure, lost some forty years ago.
We’ve emailed you instructions for claiming your free e-book. I enjoy the way Oppel writes, and the steam punk, Victorian-inspired world he creates is just my kind of thing. It really was all that and kennetj.
International Customers If you are located outside the U. It seems the relationship between Matt and Kate is skbreaker, and goes through the same motions as in the first book. Kids, adults who like kid books skybreakker.
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It was strange at first that he wasn’t on the Aurora but, of course, he has joined the Academy and is augmenting his coursework by crewing some non-passenger vessels.
Alpha 2 Omega Books Condition: The series Twilight fans are reading now. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 kennetb 1. Joined by a dashing young entrepreneur with a high altitude skyship skybreakera young gypsy girl Nadira, with a shadowy background, and a crew of sherpas, they head off in search of treasure.
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He has difficulty settling down to life on land, but is helped by skybreaked fact that Kate is in Paris too. Enter your HarperCollins account username and password. Write a customer review. Kate has enrolled in the Sorbonne and taken up flying lessons.