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Summary

Perhaps the greatest story of piracy and the search for a fabulous buried treasure ever penned. Meet this cast of extraordinary characters brought vividly to life by the voice and interpretive skill of Benjamin Luxon: once one of Britain's leading international singers, now turning his considerable talents to the spoken word.

Public Domain (P)2011 JRI Recordings

Critic reviews

"Benjamin Luxon's lively narration kept the audience enthralled.... Performances like this should open many new ears." ( The London Times)
"An artist of subtle and dramatic gifts." ( Gramaphone)

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  • 02-09-15

Sound quality needs improvement

We love audiobooks, but this one was a disappointment. I had to turn it off within the first 30 minutes because the recording sounded so inferior from what we are accustomed to.

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  • 02-07-12

Reader's voice is excellent

What did you love best about Treasure Island?

The reader's voice made each character come alive. I got a strong mental picture of each character

What did you like best about this story?

"Pirate talk"

Have you listened to any of Benjamin Luxon’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

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