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DetailsSimple, accessible retellings of the great literary classics, which remain faithful to the original texts in their treatment of the story. This book is for enthusiastic young readers, who will be mesmerised by classic stories and encouraged to pursue an interest in literature.This gripping classic tale of pirate gold and adventure on the high seas, rivetingly retold for today's readers, is as fresh and exciting as the day it was first written.Young Jim Hawkins stumbles upon a treasure map and sets sail on the Hispaniola, on a perilous voyage that will change his life forever. But Treasure Island is a sinister, ghostly place, and Jim soon finds himself battling for survival - up against cut-throat pirates, and the mysterious Long John Silver.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: The Scottish novelist, essayist, and poet Robert Louis Stevenson was one of the most popular and highly praised British writers during the last part of the nineteenth century. His works include Treasure Island (1881, 1883), Kidnapped (1886), David Balfour (1893), The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1886), A Child's Garden of Verses (1885)- a very popular collection of poetry .RETOLD BY : Henry Brook is a published author and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Henry Brook include Wild West (True Stories), First World War: Internet Linked (World Wars), Treasure Island (Paperback Classics), and True Stories of the Blitz: Internet Referenced (True Adventure Stories).
SKU Code PRK B 3175 Weight in Kg 0.0500 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9780746070000 Author Name ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON. Retold by Henry Brook. Publisher Name HARPER COLLINS