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The Journey to the End of the World
Originally published in Swedish as Resan till världens ände in 1998.

Part of the Joel Gustafsson series for children 14 years of age.

Joel is fifteen and has left school, wanting to become a merchant sailor and travel far away from his home town in Northern Sweden. But first he must face up to the past and meet his mother who ran off when he was little. After such a long time how will Joel and his dad cope with such a reunion and will Joel ever sail the seas as he dreams...?


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Flag of Sweden Swedish Resan till världens ände 1998 N/A
Flag of the United Kingdom English The Journey to the End of the World 2008 Laurie Thompson
Flag of Germany German Die Reise Ans Ende Der Welt 1999  
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Product List
Image Title Notes Vendor
Product Thumbnail The Journey to the End of the World Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pages: 224
ISBN: 1842706667, 978-1842706664
Released: 2008-Mar-6
Status: Coming Soon
Markets:  Flag Flag Flag
Product Thumbnail Die Reise Ans Ende Der Welt Publisher: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 3423707267
Released: 2003-Jan-1
Status: In Print
Product Thumbnail Die Reise Ans Ende Der Welt Publisher: Oetinger Verlag
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 3789142190
Released: 1999-July-1
Status: Out of Print