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Island of the blue dolphins

Author: Scott O'Dell; Dell Publishing Company,
Publisher: New York : Dell Pub. Co., [1960] ©1960
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Records the courage and self-reliance of an Indian girl who lived alone for eighteen years on an islolated island off the California coast when her tribe migrated and she was left behind. Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Newbery Medal: Winner
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Juana Marie; Juana Marie
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott O'Dell; Dell Publishing Company,
ISBN: 0440439884 9780440439882
OCLC Number: 10680499
Notes: "A Yearling book."
Awards: Newbery Award Medal, 1961
Description: 184 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Scott O'Dell.

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Records the courage and self-reliance of an Indian girl who lived alone for eighteen years on an islolated island off the California coast when her tribe migrated and she was left behind. Left alone on a beautiful but isolated island off the coast of California, a young Indian girl spends eighteen years, not only merely surviving through her enormous courage and self-reliance, but also finding a measure of happiness in her solitary life.

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