Classic, Adventure, Graded Readers
Author: Robert Louis Stephenson
Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson (13 November 1850 – 3 December 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His best-known books include Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.
A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world.He has been greatly admired by many authors, including Jorge Luis Borges, Ernest Hemingway, Rudyard Kipling, Marcel Schwob, Vladimir Nabokov, J. M. Barrie, and G. K. Chesterton, who said of him that he "seemed to pick the right word up on the point of his pen, like a man playing spillikins."
Total Pages: 90
Level: Toeic 250 / Eiken 3
PDF Size: 1.48 MB
Price: ¥ 850
Treasure Island is Robert Louis Stevenson,s most famous story. It is an exciting tale of pirates, sailing ships and buried treasure, and it features one of literature,s best known villains - Long John Silver. An old sea captain comes to stay at the inn where young Jim Hawkins lives. When the captain becomes ill and dies, Jim finds a map in the old man,s sea chest. The map shows where an evil pirate has hidden some stolen treasure. And so begins a dangerous quest to find the buried treasure.