Journey to the River Sea is an adventure novel written by [[Eva Ibbotson] in an attempt to share her vision of the Amazon River. It is set mainly in Brazil early in the twentieth century and was first published in 2001. Maia is a thirteen-year old orphan and the heroine of the book. She journeys to the Amazon to live with her relatives, the Carters. She is described as friendly, talented and bright. She is closest to her governess, Miss Minton . Maia is extremely talented in singing, and enjoys life to the fullest. It is hinted that she has romantic feelings for Finn.Maia used to study in a...
|Genre:||Children's literature, Adventure fiction, Young adult literature, Fiction|
|Number of editions:||5|