Crusoe's Daughter

by Jane Gardam

Paperback, 265 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $16 | purchase

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Young orphan Polly Flint is sent to live with her two devout aunts on a remote strip of land near the Irish Sea, where she lives out a lonely life during the 20th century and relates strongly to her favorite literary character—Robinson Crusoe—whom she begins to see almost as a real person. By the author of The Man in the Wooden Hat. Original.