Robert Louis Stevenson was a Scottish essayist, poet, novelist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Kidnapped, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, and Treasure Island. In Kidnapped young David Balfour relates his adventures of 1751 when he was kidnapped and marooned after a shipwreck, his journey through the wild highlands of Scotland, his friendship with the Jacobite Alan Breck Stewart, and his suffering at the hands of his uncle Ebenezer Balfour of Shaws.
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Review: Kidnapped (David Balfour #1)User Review - ShaLisa - Goodreads
This book is adventurous and full of plight and considerations. Like Treasure Island, the story is gripping and continually moving the reader along swiftly from one misfortune to another as well as ... Read full review
Review: Kidnapped (David Balfour #1)User Review - Neil Funsch - Goodreads
A great adventure story...out of style now. With a ll the current fantasy books maybe someday Stevenson will have a revival. Similar romantic adventure. Read full review