If you can dream it, it's out there for you. From the idealism of Moore's "Utopia" to the ease of Gauguin's "Tahiti," islands fuel the imagination. Indeed, who hasn't day-dreamed of a unique slice of paradise? Editor Farhad Vladi showcases a variety of private islands in this compelling volume, featuring everything from Canadian lake isles to Pacific atolls. Within these chapters you will discover a world of islands replete with castles in addition to more contemporary vacation properties owned by celebrities like Johnny Depp and Richard Branson. Islands, however, are not just for the wealthy; for those working with a smaller budget, prices start at a perfectly reasonable $30,000! Lovers of nature and adventure seekers alike will be intrigued by the independence remote islands offer while more sociable types will appreciate the many beautiful resort isles.