Kenneth Oppel Airborn Series has 82 ratings and 5 reviews. Dennis said: Kenneth Oppel’s Airborn Series are probably the best Young Adult books I’ve rea. . Sailing toward dawn, and I was perched atop the crow’s nest, being the ship’s eyes. We were two nights out of Sydney, and there’d been no weather to speak of . : Kenneth Oppel – Airborn Trilogy: Airborn, Skybreaker, Starclimber ( Matt Cruse) (): Kenneth Oppel, David Kelly, The Full Cast.

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But then don’t make her so stupidly simple, thinking these “cloud cats” won’t hurt her. We’ll publish them on our site once we’ve reviewed them.

The title should be at least 4 characters long. Which wasn’t very balanced or very fair — or probably of much interest to female readers. Fourteen-year-old Matt Cruse is a cabin boy for the Auroraan airship that stays afloat using a gas called “hydrium”. Would you like us to airorn another look at this review? They find cloud cats, are ransacked by pirates and end up shipwrecked in the middle of nowhere.

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You love high-seas adventures featuring acts of derring-do, bands of murderous pirates with creative names, shipwrecks on tropical islands, overachieving cabin boys, and smarty-pants rich girls. Unlike a lot of alternate history stories, Airborn doesn’t bother with giving much world development.

Dec 13, Rebekah rated it it was ok. I got a letter from them, saying they wanted to take me on, and try to sell my oppep. The same thing happens in Airborn, but definitely not as terrifying. Pppel yet I had never listened to a single book. We appreciate your feedback. Trivia About Kenneth Oppel Air Well worth a read if you like a good old-fashioned ripping yarn.


My only reason for giving 4. The other appeal of this particular audiobook was that is was performed by Full Cast Audio. Find out more about OverDrive accounts. Matt Cruse 3 books. At long last, Matt Cruse is at the helm. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Pppel Policy. Nov 16, Alexandra rated it it was amazing Shelves: Born in the air, Matt has always felt most at home flying aboard the luxury air ship Aurora.

She is out to solve a mystery and draws Matt into the chase. Refresh and try again.

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And will they figure it out before pirates and shipwreck end their voyage forever? Another aspect I appreciated about the plot was the way Oppel made the sky more mysterious, like the ocean.

kenndth It was an engaging and quick read. Matt Cruse 3 books. Maybe she’ll mature in the later books. Nishanth rated it really liked it Sep 24, I’ve never shipped characters in a book for school this much before.

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I mean, it was all centered about this animal that they call a “cloud cat” and its discovery. Her response to Matt mentioning that he kennetth the money to get officer training can be summed up as, “Well, just get a scholarship!

She’s setting out to prove her grandfather’s theories correct and in so doing, to make a name for herself and prove that women can have an impact in the sciences. Airborn kennsth, to me, a perfect book. And the pirates were there for some danger so we didn’t get too bored. There’s basically two storylines going on here.


Airborn (Matt Cruse, #1) by Kenneth Oppel

All the exciting fiction I seem kennet be reading of late is, technically, aimed at kids. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

It’s hard to compare them. That’s where they start — where they go from there is yours to discover. And your wording wasn’t very clear, but I think you said pineapples grow on trees. Kenneth Oppel is the author of Skybreaker and Airborn winner of the Governor General’s Awardas well menneth the Silverwing Saga Silverwing, Sunwing and Firewingwhich has sold over one million copies worldwide and has won numerous prizes, includ Sep 28, Qt rated it really liked it Shelves: It starts of a little slow.

I finally picked up the book and read the last few chapters because I could not listen to her any longer but the story was all so exciting I needed to know how Matt would fix Kate’s dumbness. It turned out to be quite a long story, really a oppek novel, and I rewrote it the next summer.

Views Read Edit View history. Really liked this adventure story.