Shipwreck - Island, Book 1 Author:Gordon Korman Six kids. One fate. Nick, J.J., Will, Lyssa, Charla, and Ian. They didn't want to be on the boat in the first place. They didnšt want to be stuck at sea with a bunch of strangers. But when youšre in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, therešs no easy way out. And when a terrifying storm hits, therešs no way to fully prepare. Itšs all about survival.