This book is amazing. I read it in eighth grade with a friend, and both of us thoroughly enjoyed every chapter, every page, and every line. It is a classic novel, and should be read by all... I LOVED this book and DEF suggest you read it!!!
This delightful rewrite of the classic story makes the marvelous tale of Robinson Crusoe more understandable for today's children. Anne De Graaf does a brilliant job of preserving the original story, and my children and I have enjoyed reading this book together.
Before survivalism was "in" Robinson Crusoe was already on the shelves. A story of survival, humanity and sheer will is the classic of the man vs. world novel. There's action, adventure and humility wrapped into one book.
"Apple Classics" Scholastic He is all alone or is he? He is stranded on an uninhabited tropical island in the middle of the ocean. Many years he lives along and then he sees a footprint - someone else is there on his island.
The story is thematically similar to Tom Hank's "Castaway" movie. The ordeal of Robinson Crusoe, however, spans over 25 years and is fraught with adventures and peril Old Tom would not ever have thought of. A classic tale of truly one of the immortal figures of literature.
This is a reading textbook for use with the K12 Online Virtual Academies curriculum program. This is an adapted version of the original targeted to fourth grade readers. Both my kids enjoyed it very much. Includes black & white illustrations.