Island (Hardcover)

By Jane Rogers

Overlook Press, 9781585670765, 260pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2000



At 29, having spent her childhood in and out of foster homes, Nikki decides to find the mother who abandoned her. Intent on revenge, she tracks her down to a remote island where she lives with her mentally retarded son. Under an assumed identity, she grows closer to her brother as tension mounts.