In the early eighteenth century, Susan Barton is washed ashore on a
remote desert island. There she encounters a man named Cruso and
his silent servant, Friday. Far from civilization, she has no
choice but to join these castaways - until the day a passing ship
offers the chance of rescue.
A small miracle of a book...of marvellous intricacy and
overwhelming power * Washington Post *
A finely honed testament to its author's intelligence, imagination and skill * The New York Times *