Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Island Kids” as Want to Read:
Island Kids
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Island Kids

4.7 of 5 stars 4.70  ·  rating details  ·  10 ratings  ·  3 reviews
This is a history of British Columbia s island children, told in their voices, from their perspectives. Composed of twenty-two stories, "Island Kids" is a snapshot of a period and place in time. The topics range from quintessentially coastal exper
ebook, 240 pages
Published February 1st 2011 by Brindle & Glass (first published January 11th 2010)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Island Kids, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Island Kids

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-13 of 13)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Jen
Full review at http://www.perogiesandgyoza.com/2012/...

In this, the third book in the Courageous Kids series, Tara Saracuse explores the world of kids on the Pacific islands of British Columbia. As in the previous book I read in this series, Northern Kids, there are a number of stories from real kids about how they interact with their environment.

True to the other books in the series, the author provides stories from long ago up to the present day, drawing a timeline as the environment changes a
...more
Diana Sandberg
A collection of short first-person narratives from various periods of Vancouver Island history, told from the point of view of participating children. I very much liked it; the stories are brief but sharply focused and evocative. Well done.
Eliana
Eliana marked it as to-read
Jan 08, 2015
James
James marked it as to-read
Jan 26, 2013
Derek
Derek marked it as to-read
Oct 05, 2012
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »