Hunt for the Hydra

Hunt for the Hydra

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When you're a privateer, running a starship is a family business. And for Tycho Hashoone, his twin sister, Yana, and their older brother, Carlo, the family business is far from easy. For starters, they have to make a living however they can, all while dodging pirates and Earth's dreaded warships. They have to please the Jovian Union, an alliance of moons that provides the Hashoones their letter of marque against Earth's merchant fleet. But hardest of all, the siblings have to impress their mother, Captain Diocletia Hashoone, who keeps a log of how they perform on every test, simulation, and mission aboard their family starship, the Shadow Comet. Because while the three siblings might be crewers together, only one of them will be chosen as the Comet's next captain. Talk about sibling rivalry!
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]
Edition: First Edition
ISBN: 9780062230201
0062230204
9780062230218
0062230212
Branch Call Number: J FICTION FRY JASON
Characteristics: 241 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm

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When your family business is running a starship, dodging space pirates and warships are all in a day’s work. Now ships are vanishing and Tycho’s family must help the government uncover the evil forces working against them.


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Nov 17, 2015

Space ship and outer space descriptions are evocative yet easy to picture. Our 7 year old loves it, but the book also would be great for an older reader. This is a very well written and engaging story. The 12 year old Tycho thinks and speaks like a 12 year old without resort to tedious playground slang. Great book on many levels.

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