Carol Ryrie Brink was the author of many books for young readers, including Caddie Woodlawn's Family, the companion volume to Caddie Woodlawn, and Baby Island. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
This book was in amazing condition. It shall be enjoyed by many as it was given to a teacher.Published 10 months ago by Kristi McGill
"Reality survival" T.V. programs seem pretty tame after reading this story. ANYONE who gets marooned on a desert island could figure out how to survive...for at least a few days. Read morePublished on Jan. 29 2004 by Brenda Parrish
My fourth grade teacher read this book to us a chapter at a time and we were all so eager for the next day's reading. One of the very best childhood books ever. Read morePublished on Feb. 21 2003 by WRY
I read this book when it first came out and I still remember that book so well I cant wait to get it and read it all over againPublished on Feb. 13 2003 by christi l
I have been looking for this book for over 40 years! I read it as an adolescent, when babies were a fascinating entity to me. Read morePublished on Nov. 6 2002
At the age of nine, I discovered this delightful book on my mother's book shelf. I was immediately captured, from the very first sentence. Read morePublished on July 24 2002 by Amazon Customer
The paperback version I have is quite old, and has a different illustration on the cover. I absolutely loved this book when I was a young girl and remember reading it over and... Read morePublished on March 23 2002 by Joy E. Laine
Baby Island by Carol Brinksis an adventure story that makes you want to read it to the end.In the middle of the night, the SS Orminta started to sink. Read morePublished on Jan. 7 2002
"Baby Island" was a well written book with an interesting plot.
As a young child, I thought this would be really cool to actually go through. Read more