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 -- will 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 paperback editions. In addition to the stories, each title features a brief biography and time line of its author.
128 PAGES 130 x 196 x 10mm PAPERBACK
"A VERY GOOD ADAPTATION OF THE CLASSIC"