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Island of the dolphin

Josephine Hansel

Island of the dolphin

by Josephine Hansel

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in

Edition Notes

Statementby Josephine Hansel.
The Physical Object
Pagination191p. ;
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15148940M
ISBN 100709199864

  My 4th grade teacher read this book to the class and I fell in love. This book opened my eyes and heart to reading. I have read this book several times. I keep a copy of it so I can keep reading it. Island of the Blue Dolphins is my all time favorite book!!!4/5. Far off the coast of California looms a harsh rock known as the island of San Nicholas. Dolphins flash in the blue waters around it, sea otter play in the vast kep beds, and sea elephants loll on the stony beaches. Here, in the early s, according to history, an Indian girl spent eighteen years alone, and this beautifully written novel is her story.4/5(65).

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Back in the '70s and early '80s teachers liked to make their students cry, and so they forced them to read books like Island of the Blue Dolphins, which is just the kind of good old fashioned heartbreaking stuff to do the trick!/5. The Newberry Medal-winning story of a year old girl who lives alone on a Pacific island after she leaps from a rescue ship.

Isolated on the island for eighteen years, Karana forages for food, builds weapons to fight predators, clothes herself in a cormorant feathered skirt, and finds strength and peace in her seclusion/5(K).

Island of the Blue Dolphins Summary The novel is narrated by twelve-year-old Karana, who belongs to a small tribe of Native Americans living on the island of Ghalas-at, off the coast of California. She is the daughter of Chief Chowig, and is very close to her family, which includes her older sister Ulape and her six-year-old brother Ramo.

ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS SCOTT O’DELL WINNER OF THE NEWBERY MEDAL 1 I remember the day the Aleut ship came to our island. At first it seemed like a small shell afloat on the sea.

Then it grew larger and was a gull with folded wings. At last in the rising sun it became what it really was - a red ship with two red Size: KB. Island of the Blue Dolphins is a children’s novel by Scott O'Dell that was first published in Free download or read online Island of the Blue Dolphins pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Scott O'Dell. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format/5(K). Island of the Blue Dolphins is a work of historical fiction based on the life of an American Indian woman who spent 18 years in isolation on San Nicolas Island, one of eight Channel Islands off the coast of Southern California.

In the book she's named Karana. Her birth name is lost to history, but she's often referred to as the Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island or as Juana María, the name. Fiction Karana, an Indian girl, lives happily with her people on the Island of the Blue Dolphins. It is an island in the Pacific that gets its name from its beautiful shape fr see all Resources for this book.

Dolphin Island is a simple, yet engaging tale, filled with adventure and grand wonder. One of Arthur C. Clarke's forays into writing for a younger audience. Dolphin Island appreciably takes to the task. A formidable adventure not to be missed by young readers/5. In a story of incredible survival, Juana Maria spent 18 years alone on an island after missionaries abducted every other person of her tribe.

She lived on San Nicolas, part of. Perhaps even more startlingly, she finds strength and serenity living alone on the island. This beautiful edition of Island of the Blue Dolphins is enriched with 12 full-page watercolor paintings by Ted Lewin, illustrator of more than children's books, including Ali, Child of the : Gale Group.

In which “Island of the Blue Dolphins” is an engaging and entertaining great story that young and old alike can enjoy – a noteworthy and unique work of historical fiction. Island of the Blue Dolphins Introduction Winner of the Newbery Medal inScott O'Dell's classic Island of the Blue Dolphins is one of the most popular young adult novels of all time.

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The title Island of the Blue Dolphins describes the island Karana lives on. The setting is about on a small island where her tribe lived. It is based on a true story. They were kind people 5/5(8).

Island of the Blue Dolphins Summary. Island of the Blue Dolphins begins with a young girl named Karana who is living on the Island of the Blue Dolphins (fancy name, right?) with her younger brother, Ramo, and sister, Ulape. One day, a group of Russian hunters (Aleutians) land on the island.

Island of the Blue Dolphins was published in and was awarded the Newbery Medal. The Newbery Medal is awarded each year by the American Library Association to the author of the most distinguished American children’s book published the previous year.

Earning this award for his first children’s book was a great honor for O’Dell. Island of the Blue Dolphins is an amazing book. It is a mixture of loneliness, despair, survival and friendship. Karana, the main character loses so much but in the end she ends up with a whole new family.

The book Island of the Blue Dolphins teaches a lot of life lessons such as perseverance, care for nature and determination/5().Our island is two leagues long and one league wide, and if you were standing on one of the hills that rise in the middle of it, you would think that it looked like a fish.

Like a dolphin lying on its side, with its tail pointing toward the sunrise, its nose pointing to the sunset, and its .Living alone on an island for decades is a situation that would test even the strongest people, and in her first months on the island, Karana is only able to survive because she clings to the hope of being rescued.

One could understand this initial hope as a type of delusion, a refusal to accept her situation.