Island of the Blue Dolphins
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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL11760415M
ISBN 101417639628
ISBN 109781417639625

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As Island of the Blue Dolphins opens, Karana and her brother, Ramo see a ship approaching their island. When the ship lands, the chief of their village (also their father), Chowig goes to meet the visitors, along with a number of his warriors. The representative of the strangers is Captain Orlov, a. 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 to hunt for otter. ISLAND OF THE BLUE DOLPHINS User Review - Kirkus. An outstanding new edition of this popular modern classic (Newbery Award, ), with an introduction by Zena Sutherland and a dozen compelling full-page watercolor illustrations to enchant new readers and old friends.4/5(65). Mar 01,  · The Island of the Blue Dolphins was written by Scott O'Dell. 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 believing in 5/5(7).