When robot Roz opens her eyes for the first time, she discovers that is alone on a remote, wild island. Why there? Where did come from? And, most important, how will survive in harsh surroundings? Roz’s only hope to learn from island’s hostile animal inhabitants. tries care an orphaned gosling, other animals finally decide help, and island starts feel like home. Until one day, robot’s mysterious past comes back haunt her…. Heartwarming full of action, Peter Brown’s middle-grade debut raises thought-provoking questions about environment, role technology plays our world, what it means be alive.
Wall-E meets Hatchet in this New York Times bestselling illustrated middle grade novel from Caldecott Honor winner Peter Brown Can a robot survive the wilderness? When Roz opens her eyes for first time, she discovers that is all alone on remote, wild island. She has no idea how got there or what purpose is–but knows needs to survive. After battling violent storm and escaping vicious bear attack, realizes only hope survival adapt surroundings learn island’s unwelcoming animal inhabitants. As slowly befriends animals, island starts feel like home–until, one day, robot’s mysterious past comes back haunt her. From award-winning author illustrator heartwarming action-packed about happens when nature technology collide.