Island of the Blue Dolphins

Island of the Blue Dolphins

Scott O'Dell


within the Pacific there's an island that appears like a massive fish sunning itself within the sea. round it, blue dolphins swim, otters play, and sea elephants and sea birds abound. as soon as, Indians additionally lived at the island. And once they left and sailed to the east, one younger woman used to be left behind.

This is the tale of Karana, the Indian woman who lived by myself for years at the Island of the Blue Dolphins. yr after yr, she watched one season move into one other and waited for a boat to take her away. yet whereas she waited, she saved herself alive via construction take care of, making guns, discovering meals, and combating her enemies, the wild canines. it's not in basic terms an strange experience of survival, but in addition a story of typical attractiveness and private discovery.

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