Classic Starts?: Treasure Island

Classic Starts?: Treasure Island

Hardcover | March 1, 2005

byRobert Louis StevensonAbridged byChris TaitIllustratorLucy Corvino

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Following Sterling''s spectacularly successful launch of its children''s classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world''s beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price.

Pirates, buried treasure, and action aplenty--that''s what''s served up in this fine story, mates, and kids will eat it up. After Jim Hawkins finds the map to a mysterious treasure, he sets sail in search of the fortune. Little does he realize he''s boarded a pirate ship, and that surprises and danger await him...including a meeting with the inforgettable Long John Silver.

Classic Starts?: Treasure Island

Hardcover | March 1, 2005
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Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price.Pirates, buried treasure, and action aplenty--that's what's se...

Novelist, poet, and essayist Robert Louis Stevenson was born in Edinburgh, Scotland. A sickly child, Stevenson was an invalid for part of his childhood and remained in ill health throughout his life. He began studying engineering at Edinburgh University but soon switched to law. His true inclination, however, was for writing. For several years after completing his studies, Stevenson traveled on the Continent, gatheri...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:160 pages, 7.5 × 5.38 × 0.69 inPublished:March 1, 2005Publisher:SterlingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1402713185

ISBN - 13:9781402713187

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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