Karen Autio is the author of a narrative nonfiction picture book called GROWING UP IN WILD HORSE CANYON, an illustrated chapter book called KAH-LAN, THE ADVENTUROUS SEA OTTER, and a trilogy of historical novels for young readers.
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Second Watch is based on true details of Finnish immigrant culture and the sinking of the great Empress of Ireland. Over the eight years that this Canadian Pacific steamship sailed the Atlantic Ocean, it transported more than 117,000 passengers to Canada. The sinking of the Empress on May 29, 1914, remains Canada's worst maritime disaster during peacetime. Books related to Second Watch.
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Karen Autio is the author of a trilogy of historical novels for ages 10 and up and a chapter book called KAH-LAN .
Karen Autio is the author of a trilogy of historical novels for ages 10 and up and a chapter book called KAH-LAN THE ADVENTUROUS SEA OTTER (Sono Nis Press, 2015), illustrated by Sheena Lott, for ages 7 to 12. The first book in her trilogy is called SECOND WATCH (Sono Nis Press, 2005) and was inspired by the tale of a silver spoon from her Finnish grandmother and the wreck of the Canadian Pacific steamship Empress of Ireland in 1914
Second Watch is based on true details of Finnish immigrant culture and the sinking of the great Empress of Ireland. Of 1,477 passengers and crew on board, 1,012 were lost-more passengers than in the sinking of the Titanic. Yet the Empress of Ireland and its fate remain little known to most Canadians.
Karen M. McManus - Two Can Keep a Secret Genre: Echo Ridge is small-town America. Ellery's never been there, but she's heard all about it. Her aunt went missing there at age seventeen. And only five years ago, a homecoming queen put the town on the map when she was killed. Now Ellery has to move there to live with a grandmother she barely knows. The town is picture-perfect, but it's hiding secrets.