The Sandman: His Ship Stories

by William J. Hopkins

Description:  Sixteen stories about the building, launching, and sailing of the good brig 'Industry' and some of its travels to distant ports. Fourth volume in a series of stories created by a father to induce a certain little boy to go to sleep. For nearly three years his one listener heard them repeated many times, and his interest never flagged.

Additional information:

Ages:  7-9
Length:  162 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2009
ISBN:  978-1-59915-302-5
Genres:  Science and Technology, Household Industry

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Table of Contents

1. The Ship-Building Story
2. The Blacksmith Story 
3. The Launching Story 
4. The Rigging Story 
5. The Wedding Story 
6. The Far Country Story 
7. The Captain Solomon Story 
8. The Unloading Story 

9. The Fitting Story
10. The Pirate Story 
11. The Chanty Story 
12. The Cape Horn Story 
13. The Castaway Story 
14. The Little Jacob Story 
15. The Little Sol Story 
16. The Deserted Ship Story

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