About the Author
is one of Canada's most popular contemporary authors. He has written more than forty middle grade and young adult novels, including the bestselling Son of the Mob
, which was an ALA Top 10 Best Book for Young Adults; Jake, Reinvented
; the hilarious Macdonald Hall series; and the phenomenally successful Island, Everest and Dive trilogies. Visit him online at www.gordonkorman.com.
This installment in the series opens where Shipwrecked ended. Four of the children are washed ashore and assume the other two are lost at sea. One disappears into the jungle. With no memory of the previous week, he hides from his shipmates, fearing they are enemies. Holter Graham continues to keep listeners on the edges of their seats. He communicates the fear, growing respect, and trust of the characters as they work for their own and each others survival. As they evade smugglers on the island, listeners will root for these resourceful kids but will have to wait for Book Three learn if, when, and how rescue happens. N.E.M. © AudioFile 2007, Portland, Maine-- Copyright © AudioFile, Portland, Maine
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