A Speck in the Sea

A Story of Survival and Rescue
Product Number: EB00700589
Released: May 23, 2017
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ISBN: #9781602865310
Publisher: Hachette Books
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"A Speck in the Sea is a terrific read-harrowing and inspiring at the same time. In the end it's a moving testament both to our individual will to survive and to our collective will to come to the aid of others in distress. I couldn't put it down."-Daniel James Brown, author of The Boys in the Boat In the dead of night on July 24, 2013, John Aldridge was thrown off the back of the Anna Mary while his fishing partner, Anthony Sosinski, slept below. As desperate hours ticked by, Sosinski, the families, the local fishing community, and the U.S. Coast Guard in three states mobilized in an unprecedented search effort that culminated in a rare and exhilarating success. A tale of survival, perseverance, and community, A Speck in the Sea tells of one man's struggle to survive as friends and strangers work separately, and together, to bring him home. Aldridge's wrenching first-person account intertwines with the narrative of the massive, constantly evolving rescue operation designed to save him.

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Original Publish Date: May 23, 2017

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Narrator(s): Robert Fass, Fred Berman
Product Number DD30573
Released: May 23, 2017
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ISBN: #9781478922063
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Narrator(s): Robert Fass, Fred Berman
Product Number Z100106038
Released: May 23, 2017
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ISBN: #9781478922049

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