1921. Macmillan's Pocket American and English Classics texts, edited for use in elementary and secondary schools, with critical introductions, notes, etc. Stevenson's most famous book, Treasure Island is a pirate tale that has immortalized the names Long John Silver and Jim Hawkins. With it's dastardly plot and motley crew of rogues and villains, it seems unlikely that children will ever say no to this timeless classic. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.
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Billy Bones, former pirate and a drunk, has taken residence at the inn of Jim Hawkins' father. He's hiding out from his former comrades who want the treasure map he's hiding. When he dies suddenly ... Read full review
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Depressing, and occasionally surprising violent. It starts off in the same pattern of any children's adventure or fantasy novel. An ordinary boy, living a rather humdrum life, finds himself in the ... Read full review