FC: Journey to the River Sea
1: We follow the journey of Maia, as she travels from England to the deep depths of the Amazon.
2: Adventure awaits Maia in the Amazon.
3: She meets Clovis, an actor who longs to travel back to England | Miss Minton, her governess, sticks with Maia till the end
4: PARADISE | But theirs trouble in the jungle as the Carters try to make Maia's life a living hell. | “The Indians are filthy. And if one is to survive out here, the jungle must be kept at bay.”
5: Suddenly Maia is thrust in to an adventure as she meets Finn, the son of a late naturalist, who is very sought after by a lot of bad people who are trying to take him away from his home. | “At Westwood they lock you up as soon as you're born.”
6: Maia finds the courage to help Finn escape to his mothers tribe where he will be safe, while under the constant watch of the evil Carters. She is incredibly brave as she faces being sent to jail to help her friend.
7: Maia realizes that friendship will help her though any tough time as she leans on Finn, Miss Minton, and Clovis to help her get through the Carters. She realizes the true meaning of friendship and how important it is.
8: Quotes | “Fear is the cause of all evil, she told herself but she was afraid. Afraid of the future...afraid of the unknown.” Maia is very worried about traveling to the Amazon | ‘If this is the “Green Hell” of the Amazon, then hell is where I belong,’Maia knows where she wants to be
9: “If you want something enough you usually get it. But you have to take what goes with it...”Miss Minton tells Maia that she may have entered the place of her dreams, but dreams can turn into nightmares.