Author(s): Stevenson, Robert Louis


Having recently become an orphan, seventeen-year-old David Balfour is betrayed by his wicked uncle, who swindles him out of his inheritance and arranges for him to be kidnapped and sent out to sea to be sold into slavery. But on board the Covenant, the captive's adventures are only just beginning, as he experiences shipwreck, an unlikely friendship with the Jacobite rebel Alan Breck Stewart and perilous escapades across the Scottish Highlands.Inspired by true historical events and first published as a boys' adventure novel in 1886, Kidnapped is an action-packed thriller that has delighted generations of readers young and old.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9783895082573
  • : Konemann
  • : Konemann
  • : January 1998
  • : .68 Inches X 4.93 Inches X 6.87 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : very good
  • : 240
  • : Stevenson, Robert Louis
  • : Hardback