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The Finest Hours

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On the night of February 18, 1952, during one of the worst winter storms that New England has ever seen, two oil tankers just off the shore of Cape Cod were torn in half by the force of the storm. This middle-grade adaptation of an adult nonfiction book tells the story of the shipwreck and a harrowing Coast Guard rescue when four men in a tiny lifeboat overcame insurmountable odds and saved more than 30 stranded sailors. This is a fast-paced, uplifting story that puts young readers in the

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ISBN:9780805097658
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Words: 35,610
Unique Words: 3,527
Flesch Reading Ease: 68
Flesch Grade Level: 8.4
Avg Sentence (words): 18.58
Avg Word (chars): 4.27
Chapters: 32
Paragraphs: 656
Adult Reading Time: 2:22
Sentiment: 0.001
Intensity: 0.073
People: 260
Places: 152
Brands: 12
Things: 116
Goodreads Rating: 3.92
Goodreads Reviews: 1,085
SAT Words: 344
Trajectory China 300: 179
TOEFL Words: 18
IELTS Words: 208
Nouns 60.8%
Verbs 23.0%
Adjectives 9.4%
Adverbs 4.4%
Other 2.5%

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