Island of the Blue Dolphins

Island of the Blue Dolphins - Scott O'Dell Karana is a young Indian girl stranded alone on her anscestral island. As the years go on and the ship does not come back, she must learn to survive on her own.

Her story is one of survival and courage. She must defend herself against the wild dogs roaming on the island, and somehow keep hope that the ship will return for her. She faces both trials and joys as she searches for food and shelter.

This story was such a sweet read, and one that all kids will enjoy!