Puffin Classics bring the very best children's classics to a new generation.When young David Balfour's father dies and leaves him in poverty, he tracks down his Uncle Ebenezer to seek his inheritance.
But his uncle is a mean, nasty man with a dark family secret.
David finds himself in terrible danger when he is kidnapped and taken prisoner on board a ship bound for slavery - he must escape.
With the help of daring rebel Alan Breck, David faces a wild adventure as he is hunted across the desolate Scottish moors.Robert Louis Stevenson's action adventure novel is brilliantly introduced by bestselling author, Alexander McCall Smith.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 11/06/2009
- Category: Classic
- ISBN: 9780141326023