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The Cay (1987, original release: 1969)


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Kids' FictionJ/FICTION/TAYLOR,TDue 12-27-14
Kids' FictionJ/FICTION/TAYLOR,TDue 12-29-14
Published: New York : Delacorte Press, 1987, c1969
Edition:  [Various editions]
Description:  137 p. ; 23 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0385079060, 044022912X,
Language:  English

Sequel: Timothy of the cay

Also published: [New York, N.Y.] : Laurel-Leaf Books, 2003, c1969 (137 p.)

When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, a twelve-year-old white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old black man are stranded on a small desert island in the Caribbean where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion


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