How so much seemingly tedious description is lifted to this level of fluidity - flat out amazing.
The amazing thing about this novel is, that even though you pretty much know what's going to happen, it's still worth reading.
In The Mysterious Island Jules Verne creates a story similar to The Swiss Family Robinson story that I grew up loving.
The best book of Jules Verne - teach children how to survive - I loved it when I was about 10 years old. But this version is without pictures...Published 17 days ago by Yevgeniya Lukyanenko
It was good but after such a long and detailed the story the "big reveal" at the end was a bit rushed and disappointing. Read morePublished 1 month ago by John Bruning
This book was amazing. Nothing negative is to be said. It's full of adventure and survival, and even references to previous booksPublished 2 months ago by Justin Green
Great copy of the book. Am very pleased with the book I purchased. Thank you.Published 7 months ago by SunSummoner2166
This was certainly an interesting book. It reminded me of 20,000 leagues under the sea. Very classic. Sometimes hard to understand but still readable.Published 7 months ago by A. Harrington
Five men are stranded on an island, where mysterious help is received to aid in their survival. It was an interesting story line, but I was just bored with all the minutiae of... Read morePublished 11 months ago by K. Spangler
Remarkable testament to human endurance and ingenuity for all the ages for all ages. Packed with an impressive Array of accurate science , engineering and geology.Published 11 months ago by J. T. Neville
The Mysterious Island is a great adventure novel that keeps the reader guessing up until the very end. Read morePublished 12 months ago by WadeVC