Detail

Title
The wild robot
Author
Brown, Peter
Publisher
Thorndike Press
Publication Date
2018
ISBN
9781432859893
Collation
1 volume
Format
Large Print
Grade Level
05
06
07
Abstract
When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island. Why is she there? Where did she come from? Most important, how will she survive in her harsh surroundings? Roz's only hope is to learn from the island's hostile animal inhabitants. When she tries to care for an orphaned gosling, the other animals finally decide to help, and the island starts to feel like home. Until one day, the robot's mysterious past comes back to haunt her. Heartwarming and full of action, Peter Brown's middle grade debut raises thought provoking questions about the environment, the role technology plays in our world, and what it means to be alive.
Subject
Robots - Fiction
Survival - Fiction
Animals - Fiction
Friendship - Fiction
Islands - Fiction