Treasure Island
Treasure Island

Treasure Island

Written by Robert Louis Stevenson
Part of the Puffin Classics Book Series
10 - 15
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Apr 1, 2008
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Following the demise of bloodthirsty buccaneer Captain Flint, young Jim Hawkins finds himself with the key to a fortune. For he has discovered a map that will lead him to the fabled Treasure Island. But a host of villains, wild beasts and deadly savages stand between him and the stash of gold. Not to mention the most infamous pirate ever to sail the high seas . . . With a wonderfully funny introduction by award-winning author Eoin Colfer, Treasure Island is one of the twenty brilliant classic stories being reissued in Puffin Classics in March 2015.

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Book Details

Publication Date
April 1, 2008
Puffin Books
Page Count
Middle Grade
Reading Age
10 - 15 years
WorldCat Number (OCLC)
Lexile® Level
Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
Est. ATOS® Book Level

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