All of the Boys come out of hiding and come down to find a sailor coming to save them. Most of the boys start crying as they are so happy that they are getting saved.
However, The sailor tells the boys that only three boys can fit on the boat and if possible a few months from now the others would be saved...
Sam and Eric ask to go as they want to pursue their dreams and become authors, Ralph asks to go as he really misses home. Jack agrees and allows the littleluns, Sam and Eric and Ralph to go.
Jack and Roger are the only ones left on the island regularly boats come past but nothing. Jack could not take it anymore, he just wanted to go home. To be with his family was his only wish. Jack would cry every night wanting to be home. The soft side of Jack was revealed. However, Roger was happy to stay on the island he loved the fact that no adults were around, that he could do anything.
1 year later........ Both of the boys were still on the island Roger still prepared for anything, but Jack was still extremely ready to leave the island. Many boats and planes circled the island but nobody noticed them as they were unable to start a fire.
Ralph and Sam n Eric have got home safely and they have been so happy to be home. Ralph has gone back to school to continue his love for football and maths. Sam and Eric have both passed a special test which enables them to go to a grammar school and continue working hard to get into college.