The Cay

Shipwrecked in the ocean

summary

This gripping book by Theodore Taylor is About Two people in a life boat a float in the sea. After there boat is shredded by German u-boat. Wait, there a island. When they make it is small be livable. As there food supply is running out there water is too. What can he do to survive. Will he survive?

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This book is a gripping book that want's you to read more and that's how I felt. I would compare this book to A Week In The Woods, Crash and Heart Of A Samurai. Overall this book is than any other book because it's a hooking story line and it put's you there with them.

facts

pages 144

9+

published 1968

quotes

  • 'My mother was right, I thought. They had their place and we had ours. He did not really like me, or he would have taken me along. He was different .Page 11 chapter 8
  • I buried Timothy, placing stones at the head of the grave to mark it. I didn't know what to say over the grave. I said, "Thank you, Timothy," and then turned my face to the sky. I said, "Take care of him God, he was good to me." chapter 16 page page 5