The Turn of the Tide

Author: Rosanne Parry
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 9780375985355
Release Date: 2016-01-12
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

From acclaimed author Rosanne Parry comes an exciting and tender friendship story about two cousins looking for their destiny. On a beautiful day in June, the ground broke open. In Japan, you’re always prepared for an earthquake. That’s why Kai knows just what to do when the first rumbles shake the earth. But he does the exact opposite of what you’re supposed to do: He runs. And then the tsunami hits. Meanwhile, on the other side of the Pacific, Kai’s cousin Jet sets sail off the coast of Astoria, Oregon. She knows she should have checked the tide—she always checks the tide. Except this time she didn’t. When the biggest mistakes of their lives bring them together, Jet and Kai spend the summer regretting that one moment when they made the wrong decision. But there’s something about friendship that heals all wounds, and together, Jet and Kai find the one thing they never thought they’d have again—hope. From the Hardcover edition.

The Turn of the Tide

Author: Eleanor H. Porter
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 9781775562900
Release Date: 2012-10-01
Genre: Fiction

Like many impoverished children living in the slums of New York around the turn of the twentieth century, Margaret Kendall has faced more than her fair share of adversity in life. When a series of remarkable coincidences and events serve to reunite her with her mother, she is certain that her problems are over. But her new life back home comes with its own set of challenges and conflicts. Will this spunky protagonist be able to navigate the pitfalls of family life?

The Turn of the Tide

Author: Sir Arthur Bryant
Publisher:
ISBN: UOM:39015008905336
Release Date: 1957
Genre: World War, 1939-1945

The Turn of the Tide is build around the personal diaries of Field Marshal Lord Alanbrooke, who was Chief of the Imerperial General Staff and Churchill's closest military advisor. The author, Sir Arthur Bryant, terms Lord Alanbrooke's diaries "the most important of all contemporary personal records of the war". Extensive excerpts from the diaries are woven into the text together with comments on the diaries made by Lord Alanbrooke after the war.

The Revolutionary War The turn of the tide

Author: James R Arnold
Publisher: Grolier Academic Reference
ISBN: 071725562X
Release Date: 2001-11-01
Genre: History

Covers important military battles and political conflicts of the Revolutionary War and portrays key individuals who played important roles in the war.

The Turn of the Tide

Author: Alexandra Connor
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780007121649
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Blackpool (England)

Hugely entertaining family saga set in Blackpool, in the world of boarding houses and bookies

Turn Of The Tide

Author: Rosie Harris
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 9781446457436
Release Date: 2011-03-31
Genre: Fiction

She made a promise, but can she keep it? When Lucy Patterson promises her dying mother that she'll leave the comfortable home they've shared with her mother's employer, Stanley Jones, to go and live with her Aunt Flo on the other side of the Mersey, she has no idea of the terrible consequences. Life with the Flanagans in the slums of Liverpool, and Lucy's new job in a factory, are totally different from the world she has known. Mocked by her cousins and the women she works alongside, and terrified by the brutality of her uncle and the unwelcome attentions of her cousin Frank, Lucy is desperately unhappy. And then one day, the worst happens and Lucy finds herself homeless, friendless and destitute. It seems there's only one person in the world willing to help her. But can she break her promise to her mother? Or should she accept that there's only one place a girl in her situation can go ...?

The Turn of the Tide

Author: Robert J. Rance
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 145671743X
Release Date: 2011-02-08
Genre: Nature

This lively narrative describes the author's dedication to the preservation of the striped bass as well as his effort to expose the chicanery of politicians who fought to defeat management bills designs to save the fish.