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I Escaped The Prison Island

I Escaped The Prison Island

I Escaped The Prison Island
A Child Convict Survival Story
I Escaped 12
By Scott Peters & Juliet Fry
Published by Best Day Books For Young Readers
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Embark on an extraordinary journal of survival in "I Escaped The Prison Island" and travel back to the 1800s England! In this captivating middle-grade book, follow the incredible story of two young brothers who find themselves unjustly accused and shipped to the depths of the world. Brace yourself for an unforgettable tale that will make you appreciate the modern comforts of today!

  • Gripping Tale: Follow the harrowing adventure of two young brothers unfairly accused and banished to a remote Australian prison island.
  • Treacherous Challenges: Brave perilous seas and harsh landscapes as they navigate their way to the desolate prison island.
  • Unbreakable Bond: Witness the unwavering love between the brothers as Thomas becomes the protector of his younger brother, Jem, in a world filled with danger.
  • Thrilling Escapes: Join them on heart-pounding escapes from shark-infested waters and treacherous bushland crawling with bandits and strange creatures.


With short chapters that ensure quick wins and keep readers hooked, "I Escaped The Prison Island" is ideal for reluctant readers who crave excitement. Thomas's gripping situation will have you eagerly turning the pages, desperate to know what happens next.

Perfect for kids' book clubs and classrooms, this book also includes a study guide. Dive deeper into the story with engaging discussions and activities. And don't miss the special section filled with fascinating facts about Tasmania's Point Puer boy's prison that will satisfy curious minds.

The captivating black and white illustrations sprinkled throughout the book help bring the story to life, making it easy to imagine the thrilling adventures. Plus, follow the brothers' daring journey on the included map.

Perfect for fans of escape stories and historical fiction, "I Escaped The Prison Island" is an unforgettable tale of survival, resilience, and the enduring power of brotherhood.

Experience the adventure today and discover why critics rave about "I Escaped The Prison Island" as a must-read for young readers seeking thrilling and inspiring tales.

Paperback, Hardcover, eBook | 126 pages | $9.99 USD | 6 x 9 | 978-1951019341 | August 15, 2022