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Treasure Island Study Guide


Treasure Island

by Robert Louis Stevenson

Jim Hawkins possesses a treasure map leading to a fortune hidden on a tropical island. Can he survive the perilous ocean and a ship full of ruthless pirates to claim his prize?

Barbara's Notes: This classic is well-written, suspenseful, and should keep the interest of even reluctant readers. Be sure to use an unabridged edition. (Grades 7, 8, 9)

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Book Summary 194 pages
Book Category Classic, action
Theme Trust, honor, courage
Setting England, Pacific Islands, 1700s
Novel Study Highlights 6 units
Spelling-Vocabulary Medium
Critical Thinking Medium
Biblical Focus Wages of sin, righteousness
Related Studies Navigation, sailing, tropical islands, pirates