island of the blue dolphins

Island Of The Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell

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Scott O'Dell
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In this book, the main character is Karana. She lives on an island with her little brother, sister and dog. The island has a lagoon where they can find food and fish pools where the kids can play. When her brother becomes very sick, Karana finds help from the seals in the water and sea otters on land to save him.This true story is about survival in nature for a Native American girl who was left alone when her family died in an earthquake. There are many adventures she has such as rescuing baby seal from a wild dog attack, befriending some sea otters to help catch fish and whales that were stranded on shore after getting too close to shore during a storm. This story is great for children because it shows how strong Karana was even though she was

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Vudogul
A great story about a boy who can't swim and about an island where marine scientists study the dolphins. The author does a good job at making the reader feel like they are on the island with the boy.
Mezitaxe
The book is about a boy named Pito who goes on a journey to find the Blue Dolphins.Pito has lived on an island his whole life, but he's never seen a dolphin. One day, a man from a ship gave him a map to find the Blue Dolphins. He goes on an adventure, and finds the dolphins. They tell him that they are not allowed to come out of the water because their enemies have been coming in every night to hunt them. They
Shakara
"The Island of the Blue Dolphins" by Scott O'Dell is a great book about a girl who was left alone on an island after a shipwreck. It is about her life on the island and her struggle with the surrounding ocean.The book wasn't written in a chronological order, which I found interesting. The author has written it so that it is like the events in the book are happening to the main character in real time.This was a very interesting
Dokora
I needed to write a literature review about Island Of The Blue Dolphins and The Story Of A Seagull And The Cat Who Taught Her To Fly books. I read Island Of The Blue Dolphins with pleasure and got an A+ for my book review. Scott O'Dell is a wonderful writer.