Synopses & Reviews
When Jim Hawkins discovers a dead man's map it's not long before he's off to sea in search of distant treasure. But trouble boarded the ship with him, in the shape of the ship's cook, Long John Silver. He is leading a mutinous band of pirates who decide they want the treasure for themselves - and will do anything to get it...
About the Series:
Oxford Children's Classics bring together the most unforgettable stories ever told. Complete and unabridged text allows children to discover the stories as they were meant to be read. Produced in beautifully designed hardback editions, the collection features well-loved classic stories readers will treasure and return to again and again.
About the Author
Robert Louis (Balfour) Stevenson
was a prolific Scottish poet and novelist in the 19th century. He was admired by many other authors, and his work includes The Black Arrow
, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
. He died in 1894.