Kidnapped - Robert Louis Stevenson's adventure tale set in the aftermath of the Jacobite Rebellion. Kidnapped is the tale of a young boy kidnapped and cheated out of his inheritance who teams up with a fleeing Jacobite solider falsely accused of murder. Together they attempt to evade capture by the redcoats as they journey across the highlands of Scotland.
20,000 leagues under the sea - Join Captain Nemo as he journeys 20,000 leagues under the sea in his submarine Nautilus to face mysterious sea creatures in the dangerous depths.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Mark Twain's sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer set along the mighty Mississippi River. Follow Tom, Huckleberry Finn and Jim the runaway slave as they run into thieves, murderers and even royalty.
These three wonderful stories of adventure, sure to spark the imagination of any young child and are equally enjoyed by adults.
About the Author
Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894), a Scottish author of novels, poems, and essays, is best known for the classic books Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson remains popular for his celebrated contributions to the adventure and horror genres.
Date of Birth:November 13, 1850
Date of Death:December 3, 1894
Place of Birth:Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:Vailima, Samoa
Education:Edinburgh University, 1875