Author(s): Dennis Shealy
A retelling of the beloved classic for the youngest readers, in honor of the 75th anniversary of Little Golden Books! Young Jim Hawkins was aboard a ship on a grand adventure--searching for pirate treasure! So begins this simple but lively retelling of one of the greatest books in children's literature. Preschoolers will enjoy listening to this entertaining tale of Long John Silver, gold doubloons, and a young boy who gets caught in the middle of it all! Adapted for preschoolers who can't get enough pirate stories, this new Little Golden Book will become a storytime favorite.
ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON (1850-1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. A literary celebrity in his lifetime, he is best known for his works Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. DENNIS R. SHEALY is an editorial director in children's publishing and a prolific author of books for children, including the popular Little Golden Books I'm a Truck and I'm a T. Rex! ALEXANDER WILSON studied art at the Savannah College of Art and Design. Treasure Island is his first book.