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The Man Whose Mother Was a Pirate

by Margaret Mahy

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A man gives up his office job and runs off to sea with his old mother who used to be a pirate.

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Sam was a proper little man who had lived all his life in the smoky city. He had a proper little job and never wanted for anything. His mother, however, was a pirate. She had been too long away from the sea that was her home and so convinced her son to take her back.

The Man Whose Mother Was A Pirate was a timid man who, over time and with the help of his mother and the sea, discovered that life could be joyous and that the sea could be home. A charming little story partnered with uniquely crafted images. ( )
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