What do you think: What book would you want if you were stranded on an island?

By From page A13 | September 09, 2012

Justin Smith, grad student, Irvine

Justin Smith, grad student, Irvine

Justin Smith

grad student, Irvine:

” ‘The Great Gatsby.’ It just kind of resonates.”

Lexie Hudson

self-employed, Davis:

” ‘Haroun and the Sea of Stories,’ by Salman Rushdie, for the connection to what is real, or unreal.”

Ligia Sierra

retired, Liman, S.C.:

“Isabel Allende, ‘La isla bajo el mar.’ “

Kirk Kappelhoff

student, Melbourne, Australia:

“The Bible.”

Jenna McCarthy

business assistant, Davis:

“I’d bring ‘Devil in the White City,’ because I haven’t read it yet.”

Carly Norris

unemployed, Davis:

” ‘Not Without My Daughter.’ “

Asked in downtown Davis

compiled by Anna Sturla, photographed by Wayne Tilcock

Anna Sturla

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