Captains Courageous Author:Rudyard Kipling Bored and lonely, the son of a millionaire is on an ocean voyage. Bragging and boasting to the other passengers, he is suddenly swept overboard. — He is rescued by a small fishing boat. Here his money is useless, and idleness unheard of. Harvey must work with the others at their dangerous trade to earn his keep. He learns a way of life where ... more »money cannot buy everything, and a man's worth lies in who he is, not what he owns.
Learning, discovery, and danger all coming together to bring a boy to manhood.« less