Thorndike Press

Island of the Blue Dolphin

  • Scott O'Dell
  • Offered By: Thorndike Striving Reader
  • ISBN-10: 0786272546
  • ISBN-13: 9780786272549
  • DDC: Fic
  • Shipping Weight: .60 lbs ( .27 kgs)
  • 223 Pages | Paperback
  • Published/Released February 2005



This is the story of Karana, the Indian girl who lived alone for years on the Island of the Blue Dolphins. Year after year, she watched one season pass into another and waited for a ship to take her away.


Customer Reviews

"It is not only an unusual adventure of survival, but also a tale of natural beauty and personal discovery." -- School Library Journal

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