(Library of Congress description):
When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, an adolescent white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old black man are stranded on a tiny Caribbean island where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion.
Original title: The Cay
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Adventure→ Wilderness Survival
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Social Issues→ Race And Prejudice