1. How the sisters bought the island
2. How they made a living
3. Storms, flowers, smugglers, saints, and an exploding whale!
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Babs Atkins is the owner of Looe Island, which she and her late sister, Evelyn "Attie" Atkins, bought in 1968. Attie wrote the books which have made the island and its amazing life famous the world over. You can buy We Bought an Island and Tales from our Cornish Island at the sales desk in the Craft Centre.