Island of the Blue Dolphins by: Scott O'Dell Duncan Hagens 9/16/18
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One day a strange ship came to the island of Ghalas-at. They were a tribe of men called the Aleuts. Karana studied the ship because she had never seen it before. Ramo her little brother didn't recognize it either.
Ghalas-at and the Aleutes got in a war for otter pelts and Karana's dad got killed. The Aleuts gave the people of Ghalas-at jewelry instead.
When the king died a man made himself king. He knew a place they would be safe from the Aleuts. He did not return forever. But when the ship finnaly came Ramo and Karana got left behind.
Ramo got killed by a pack of wild dogs. He got killed by the leader. Karana vowed to get revenge for her brothers death.
Karana had to survive on her own. She hunted and made a house. the dogs came every night. but she took in the leader and named him Rontu witch is dog in her language.
It was summer and the ship had not come back. Rontu died but she found Rontu's son. Karana made the dogs plop down to sleep. She took him in and named himRontu-aru witch means Rontu's son. Rontu-aru did'nt like the hotbut on the hottest day of the season there was Rontu-aru sitting bihind her