Robinson Crusoe Published Apr 25, 1719: A Reader’s Advisory

Sometimes considered the first English novel, Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe is 298 years old today. One of the first novels ever written, Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe  (1719), the classic adventure story of a man marooned on an island for nearly 30 years, is part of our culture. Booklist Summary: The story begins with the universal quest: the young … Continue reading Robinson Crusoe Published Apr 25, 1719: A Reader’s Advisory