Families are unique and have different expectations for the books they choose to read. The following are concepts included in this book that some parents may wish to seek out or avoid.
Note that this list is not exhaustive and there may be concepts in this book that are not included or have been insufficiently or incorrectly detailed here.
A character speculates that Long John Silver sails so often because his wife is Black. There is one use of "negroes," "Mexican Indians," "half-bloods," and "negress." "Ass" is used a couple of times to denote someone being foolish.
Pirates and sailors are shot and stabbed. In the most graphic scene, a sailor is knocked in the back with a crutch and then stabbed in the back by Long John Silver.
The pirates are constantly drinking rum.
Nothing yet! You should let Robert Louis Stevenson know that you want to hear from them about their book.