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Have you ever been stranded on an island? Well, Karana was. After eighteen years of loneliness, Karana was rescued by ''white men'' and taken to civilization.
Setting: This is the Island of the the Blue Dolphins, a.k.a Karana's home.
Rontu - Karana's BFF
Poem Summary of the novel
Can you compare the similarities & differences between Castaway and the Island of the Blue Dolphins?
Could you survive on your own?
What is your take on Karana's relationships with her siblings? Describe the dynamics of Karana's love for her brother and sister?