Canadian fiction, West coast fiction, Canadian authors (Fiction)
Fifteen-year-old Rowan is sent to spend a summer with her cousins in an isolated area in British Columbia while her parents are on assignment in Africa. In an attempt to keep herself busy she decides to camp out on a… near-by island to study an endangered group of sea otters. With the help of her family, friends, journalists and a marine biologist Rowan fights for the protection of the otters. Grades 5-8. 1998.