A weathered old sailor known as Billy Bones arrives at the inn of young Jim Hawkins’s parents - and it is the start of an adventure beyond anything he could have imagined. For when Bones dies mysteriously, Jim stumbles across a map of a mysterious island in his sea chest - where ‘X’ marks the spot of a stash of buried pirate gold.
Setting sail with his friends on the ship Hispaniola to recover the treasure, Jim soon realizes that he’s not the only one who knows about the hoard. Suddenly he is thrown into a world of treachery, mutiny, castaways and murder and, at the centre of it all, is the charming but sinister Long John Silver, who will stop at nothing to grab his share of the loot...
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A weathered old sailor known as Billy Bones arrives at the inn of young Jim Hawkins' parents - and it is the start of an adventure beyond anything he could have imagined. For when Bones dies mysteriously, Jim stumbles across a map of a mysterious island in his sea chest - where 'X' marks the spot of a stash of buried pirate gold.Review:
Table of Contents PART ONE-THE OLD BUCCANEER 2 1: THE OLD SEA-DOG AT THE ADMIRAL BENBOW 2 2: BLACK DOG APPEARS AND DISAPPEARS 6 3: THE BLACK SPOT 10 4: THE SEA-CHEST 13 5: THE LAST OF THE BLIND MAN 15 6: THE CAPTAIN'S PAPERS 17 PART TWO-THE SEA-COOK 20 7: I GO TO BRISTOL 20 8: AT THE SIGN OF THE SPY-GLASS 23 9: POWDER AND ARMS 25 10: THE VOYAGE 27 11: WHAT I HEARD IN THE APPLE BARREL 30 12: COUNCIL OF WAR 32 PART THREE-MY SHORE ADVENTURE 35 13: HOW MY SHORE ADVENTURE BEGAN 35 14: THE FIRST BLOW 37 15: THE MAN OF THE ISLAND 39 PART FOUR-THE STOCKADE 42 16: NARRATIVE CONTINUED BY THE DOCTOR: HOW THE SHIP WAS ABANDONED 42 17: NARRATIVE CONTINUED BY THE DOCTOR: THE JOLLY-BOAT'S LAST TRIP 43 18: NARRATIVE CONTINUED BY THE DOCTOR: END OF THE FIRST DAY'S FIGHTING 46 19: NARRATIVE RESUMED BY JIM HAWKINS: THE GARRISON IN THE STOCKADE 48 20: SILVER'S EMBASSY 51 21: THE ATTACK 53 PART FIVE-MY SEA ADVENTURE 56 22: HOW MY SEA ADVENTURE BEGAN 56 23: THE EBB-TIDE RUNS 59 24: THE CRUISE OF THE CORACLE 61 25: I STRIKE THE JOLLY ROGER 63 26: ISRAEL HANDS 65 27: "PIECES OF EIGHT" 68 PART SIX-CAPTAIN SILVER 71 28: IN THE ENEMY'S CAMP 71 29: THE BLACK SPOT AGAIN 74 30: ON PAROLE 77 31: THE TREASURE-HUNT-FLINT'S POINTER 80 32: THE TREASURE-HUNT-THE VOICE AMONG THE TREES 83 33: THE FALL OF A CHIEFTAIN 85 34: AND LAST 88
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