Woman and child lost

On the Island

Major theme

The theme is friendship. I choose friendship because they both care about each other. When one is not feeling well the other always helps them in anyway they can. When Tj broke his arm, Anna could have not helped him and let Tj do it on his own. Anna and Tj are great friends to each other.

A teacher and a student crash on a island.


Tj Callahan had cancer that didn't allow him to go to high school. His parents wanted him to catch up on the stuff he missed, his parents hired Anna Emerson to help him. Anna and Tj were on their way to Tj's summer house when all of a sudden their pilot had a heart attac and the plan crashed. When Anna and Tj got to the closet island, they have to figure out how to survive. They are faced with many challenges like how to find food, clean water and shelter.

Tracey Garvis Graves

This is Tracey's first novel. She lives in a suburb of Des Moines, Iowa with her husband, two children and her dog Chloe.