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Treasure Island (AmazonClassics Edition)

Narrated by: Michael Page
Series: Treasure Island, Book 1
Length: 7 hrs and 19 mins
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Summary

Peg-legged pirates, colorful parrots, and plundered riches - they're all here in Robert Louis Stevenson's original seafaring adventure.

When young Jim Hawkins decides to follow a map to buried treasure, he must befriend or outsmart memorable characters such as pirate Long John Silver, captain Billy Bones, and island man Ben Gunn. Mutinous plans, mysterious deaths, and a tangle of double crosses keep Jim guessing all the way to the prize.

Inspired by real-life seafarers, Stevenson captures the adventurous spirit of the times and the imagination of readers, young and old alike.

Revised edition: Previously published as Treasure Island, this edition of Treasure Island (AmazonClassics Edition) includes editorial revisions.

Public Domain (P)2017 Brilliance Publishing, all rights reserved.

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Really enjoyed this audible book. Narrator did a great job bringing the story and characters to life.

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  • IowaGreyhound
  • 15-10-17

A Classic brought to life<br />

Michael Page gives a stunning performance and the characters of Treasure Island spring to life. Even though I read it many years ago and knew what would happen the story kept me enthralled and wanting to hear more.

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  • Linda
  • 27-09-17

classics never get old

these quiet evenings require old classic friends. they still spark my imagination and pass the time

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  • robert stephenson ii
  • 12-12-17

enjoyable read

Many people were required to read this book in middle or high school. I say that they were much more lucky than I with the books I was required to read. I found the book enjoyable, looking forward to picking it up when I was forced to set it down due you other demands on my time. I think Michael Page performed admirably, it was easy to follow the characters by his voice and accents alone. Stevenson wrote a fantastic, believable tale or mystery and intreague that books of the same ilk today require more imagination to enjoy.

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  • Kindle Customer
  • 01-05-18

Story telling at best.

I was pulled right in. Love how the author betrayed the authenticity of the past. believable characters, realistic backgrounds, so I can actually smell the salt in the air the sea. What a great adventure for all.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 11-07-19

The Perfect Adventure Story

This is a the quintessential adventure story. Perfectly read. I enjoyed this audiobook very much!

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  • Igor
  • 28-06-19

An excellent read

This is a great story that really stands the test of time and Michael Page is a fabulous reader. You won’t regret listening to this if you’re a fan of classic adventure stories.

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  • Billy Canterberry
  • 01-08-18

awesome narration!

I thoroughly enjoyed this one from start to finish. I would recommend this to anyone who enjoys a delightful story.