Miranda has been shipwrecked. She is all alone on a desert island. She waits to be rescued but no one comes. Miranda is a survivor. She sees how the animals live, and learns from them. She finds food and water and builds herself a shelter. She plants a garden. She piped water to her treehouse, and builds new rooms. Miranda loves her life on the island, till one day the sight of a passing ship makes her realize that she is lonely, and that it is time to go home...Full of ideas and information about how to survive on a desert island, this is a wonderful tale of a resourceful and clever girl who rises to an extraordinary challenge.
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James Mayhew is a very popular author/illustrator whose many books include Katie's Picture Show (Orchard) and The Kingfisher Book of Tales from Russia. He
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Book Description Orion Children's Books (an Imp, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111858811759