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In the brutally cold winter of 1936, as his wife lies dying, Henrik Halvorsen takes their daughter with him on a perilous journey. Captain of the coal-fired Manitou, he is charged with transporting railroad cars across an icy Lake Michigan. Five-year-old Fern revels in the freedom of the ferry, making friends with a stowaway cat and a gentle young deckhand, before the sighting of a ghostly ship presages danger for all aboard. Eight decades later, Fern reflects on the dark secret she has kept since that ill-fated voyage.

  • ISBN-13: 9780299320904
  • ISBN-10: 0299320901
  • Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
  • Publish Date: September 2018
  • Dimensions: 8.6 x 5.5 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.9 pounds
  • Page Count: 240