Dolphin Song is the second book in Lauren St. John’s The White Giraffe series. Just as Martine is settling into life on the game reserve where her grandmother and her white giraffe, Jemmy, she is whisked away on a class trip off the coast of South Africa.
What begins as an exciting adventure quickly turns perilous when Martine and six of her classmates are thrown overboard into shark-infested waters during a storm. They are saved by a pod of dolphins only to end up marooned on a deserted island.
The castaways, at odds with one another, must figure out not only how to survive, but how to help the dolphins when a terrible danger threatens them.
In this gripping tale of courage, friendship and survival, Martin must use her healing gift and her wilderness training to save both humans and animals alike.
Published: 5/12/2008 (Dial Books for Young Readers)