• Coral Island, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Green Boy by Susan Cooper. Though not about a castaway as such it is about life on an Island, and has a strong ecological message.
  • Island of the Blue Dolphins, by Scott  O'Dell
  • Kensukes Kingdom.
  • Lord Of The Flies
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Swiss Family Robinson
  • The Cay, by Theodore Taylor.
  • The Life of Pi by Yann Martel - not strictly a kids book, but it's very popular
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