Sarah Robinson and her family are shipwrecked on a remote and mysterious island. Their food is scarce and there’s no sign of rescue. They have seen strange creatures, rescued a mysterious girl, and found The Curator, who has captured Sarah’s father and stepbrother to use in a bizarre time-travel experiment. And then the only man who knows about the island comes back–he’s looking for buried treasure and won’t leave without it, even if it means leaving the Robinsons stranded. Sarah knows an important key to finding the treasure, but will she keep it a secret?
Series: Shipwreck Island
My Thoughts I don’t read a lot of Middle Grade but S.A. Bodeen is on my auto buy list and Lost is a perfect example of why. I don’t believe that all children’s fiction necessarily appeals to all adults nor should it…but there are a few authors that somehow manage […]
Sarah Robinson is deeply troubled in the wake of her dad’s second marriage. She now has to deal with a new stepmom and two stepbrothers, Marco, who is her age, and Nacho, who’s younger. Even though they’ve all moved from Texas to California to start life as a new, blended family, none of the kids seem remotely happy about it.