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Jim Hawkins and the Curse of Treasure Island [Draft]

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Cover of Jim Hawkins and the Curse of Treasure Island

Author: Francis Bryan

Series: Treasure Island

Publisher: Orion

Published in: 2001

Age Range: Young Teens

Period: Late 19th C

Genres:  AdventureSeafaring


Characters:

  • Jim Hawkins, now a young man, takes charge of events when a mysterious woman and her son ask for his help. He survives an arduous raft trip on the open seas and conceives of a plan to defeat two sets of enemies.

Synopsis:

Jim Hawkins returns to Treasure Island when a mysterious but beautiful woman asks for his help on behalf of her young son. He is pursued by an arrogant aristocrat and his party is savagely attacked by one of the pirates remaining on the island. Washed out to sea on a raft, he is rescued by his pursuers who have never seen his face and deceives them into bringing the now-respectable Long John Silver along as a

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