Silver: return to Treasure Island : a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
A rip-roaring sequel to Treasure Island—Robert Louis Stevenson’s beloved classic—about two young friends and their high-seas adventure with dangerous pirates and long-lost treasure. It's almost forty years after the events of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island: Jim Hawkins now runs an inn called the Hispaniola on the English coast with his son, Jim, and Long John Silver has returned to England to live in obscurity with his daughter, Natty. Their lives are quiet and unremarkable; their adventures have seemingly ended. But for Jim and Natty, the adventure is just beginning. One night, Natty approaches young Jim with a proposition: return to Treasure Island and find the remaining treasure that their fathers left behind so many years before. As Jim and Natty set sail in their fathers' footsteps, they quickly learn that this journey will not be easy. Immediately, they come up against murderous pirates, long-held grudges, and greed and deception lurking in every corner. And when they arrive on Treasure Island, they find terrible scenes awaiting them—difficulties which require all their wit as well as their courage. Nor does the adventure end there, since they have to sail homeward again... Andrew Motion’s sequel—rollicking, heartfelt, and utterly brilliant—would make Robert Louis Stevenson proud.
More Details
ISBN:
9780307884879
9780307884893
9781611207675
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID afa6a46f-a6e1-7013-b534-90956bee102c
Grouping Title silver return to treasure island
Grouping Author motion andrew
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-08-18 04:53:16AM
Last Indexed 2019-08-18 04:56:30AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Motion, Andrew, 1952-
author_display Motion, Andrew
available_at_arlington Central
collection_arlington Adult Fiction
detailed_location_arlington Central Adult Fiction
display_description It's almost forty years after the events of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island: Jim Hawkins now runs an inn called the Hispaniola on the English coast with his son, Jim, and Long John Silver has returned to England to live in obscurity with his daughter, Natty. Their lives are quiet and unremarkable; their adventures have seemingly ended. But for Jim and Natty, the adventure is just beginning. One night, Natty approaches young Jim with a proposition: return to Treasure Island and find the remaining treasure that their fathers left behind so many years before. As Jim and Natty set sail in their fathers' footsteps, they quickly learn that this journey will not be easy. Immediately, they come up against murderous pirates, long-held grudges, and greed and deception lurking in every corner. And when they arrive on Treasure Island, they find terrible scenes awaiting them—difficulties which require all their wit as well as their courage. Nor does the adventure end there, since they have to sail homeward again...
format_arlington Book
eAudiobook
eBook
format_category_arlington Audio Books
Books
eBook
id afa6a46f-a6e1-7013-b534-90956bee102c
isbn 9780307884879
9780307884893
9781611207675
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
ils:.b1390243x .i17621355 Central Adult Fiction F MOTIO 1 false false On Shelf Nov 02, 2018 caf
overdrive:505fc7b1-e8eb-47fa-841b-676459e579ca -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eAudiobook Audio Books 1 false true OverDrive OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen Available Online
overdrive:414d77fa-79f5-47ba-a3cd-715a2d0cb75a -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eBook eBook 2 false true OverDrive Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read Available Online
itype_arlington
Hardback
last_indexed 2019-08-18T08:56:30.954Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington F MOTIO
Online OverDrive
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library
Aurora Hills
Central
Cherrydale
Columbia Pike
Connection Crystal City
Detention Center
Glencarlyn
Local History
Plaza
Shirlington
Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
primary_isbn 9780307884879
publishDate 2012
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
ils:.b1390243x Book Books First edition. English Crown, [2012] viii, 403 pages ; 24.
overdrive:505fc7b1-e8eb-47fa-841b-676459e579ca eAudiobook Audio Books English Dreamscape Media, LLC
overdrive:414d77fa-79f5-47ba-a3cd-715a2d0cb75a eBook eBook English Crown/Archetype 2012
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b1390243x .i17621355 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true 9999
overdrive:505fc7b1-e8eb-47fa-841b-676459e579ca -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
overdrive:414d77fa-79f5-47ba-a3cd-715a2d0cb75a -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
series Silver novels
series_with_volume Silver novels|1
subject_facet Adventure stories
Great Britain -- History -- 1800-1837 -- Fiction
title_display Silver : return to Treasure Island : a novel
title_full Silver : return to Treasure Island : a novel / Andrew Motion
Silver Return to Treasure Island
title_short Silver :
title_sub return to Treasure Island : a novel
topic_facet Classic Literature
Fiction
Historical Fiction
Literature
Thriller