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The Resource Treasure Island, Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Penko Gelev ; retold by Fiona Macdonald

Treasure Island, Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Penko Gelev ; retold by Fiona Macdonald

Label
Treasure Island
Title
Treasure Island
Statement of responsibility
Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Penko Gelev ; retold by Fiona Macdonald
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young Jim Hawkins is the son of an innkeeper. When his father dies, Jim joins the crew of a sailing ship bound from the English port of Bristol to a distant island where a fabulous pirate's treasure is buried. In each of Barron's Graphic Classics, an English literary classic is transformed into a dramatic graphic novel with superb, atmospheric color illustrations and a finely-paced narrative. The tale--chosen from among important novels in the literary canon-- ill keep young readers fascinated from first page to last. Graphic Classics make fine introductions for young readers to the riches of English literature. Books are available in both paperback and hardcover editions. In addition to the stories, each title features a brief biography and time line of its author, a list of his important works, a glossary, and an index. As such, these books are suitable for classroom use on junior and senior high school levels
Member of
Summary
The story begins with the death of an old sailor and the discovery of a secret treasure map. Young Jack Hawkins sets out on the biggest adventure of his life. Will he live to tell the tale?
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
164865
Cataloging source
SDE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macdonald, Fiona
Dewey number
741.5/941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
"Suitable for classroom use on junior and senior high school levels (ages 8 and older)"--barronseduc.com
LC call number
PN6737.M34
LC item number
T74 2006
Literary form
comic strips
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1850-1894
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gelev, Penko
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Graphic classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pirates
  • Treasure troves
  • Pirates
  • Adventure stories
  • Graphic novels
  • Pirates
  • Treasure troves
  • Comic books, strips, etc
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Treasure Island, Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Penko Gelev ; retold by Fiona Macdonald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocm74464203
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed. for North America including Canada and Mexico, Philippine Islands, and Puerto Rico.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780764134913
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005935391
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)74464203
Label
Treasure Island, Robert Louis Stevenson ; illustrated by Penko Gelev ; retold by Fiona Macdonald
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocm74464203
Dimensions
27 cm.
Edition
1st ed. for North America including Canada and Mexico, Philippine Islands, and Puerto Rico.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9780764134913
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2005935391
Other physical details
chiefly ill. (chiefly col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)74464203

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