Discussion: The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne (spoilers)
Let's talk about "the island". What do you think. What did you think?
Personally, I am on chapter 9 of Part III... so I have a bit more to go. But, I am really enjoying it... believe it or not, I like all the info on how they make all the stuff they needed to survive.
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